Journal of Gerontological Nursing


Journal of Gerontological Nursing

Geriatric nursing’s most trusted clinical journal for over 40 years

The Journal of Gerontological Nursing is a monthly, peer-reviewed journal publishing clinically relevant original articles on the practice of gerontological nursing across the continuum of care in a variety of health care settings, for more than 40 years. Begin to explore the Journal and all of its great benefits such as::

• Sections including “Geropharmacology,” “Person-Centered Care,” “Public Policy,” and “Technology Innovations”
• Evidence-based practice guidelines published three times per year
• Access to current articles, as well as several years of archived content
• Manuscripts posted online just 2 months after acceptance

Journal Impact Factor
2019 Impact Factor 1.016

Cited in MEDLINE/PubMed

Past Issue
  • August 2008
  • Volume 34 · Issue 8
Guest Editorial

Not Your Grandmother’s Alzheimer’s Disease: New Priorities for Research and Care

Geri Richards Hall, PhD, ARNP, CNS-BC, FAAN; Jan Dougherty, MS, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2008;34(8):3-4

Foundation News

Foundation News

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2008;34(8):5-6



Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2008;34(8):7-8

Public Policy

Surviving the Storms: Emergency Preparedness in Texas Nursing Facilities and Assisted Living Facilities

Carmen Castro, MS, CHES; Diane Persson, PhD; Nancy Bergstrom, PhD, RN, FAAN; Stanley Cron, MSPH

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2008;34(8):9-16

Research Brief

Older Home-Care Patients’ Preferred Approaches to Depression Care: A Pilot Study

Denise C. Fyffe, PhD; Ellen L. Brown, EdD, RN; Jo Anne Sirey, PhD; Elizabeth G. Hill, PhD; Martha L. Bruce, PhD, MPH

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2008;34(8):17-22

CNE Article

Person-Centered Caregiving Instruction for Geriatric Nursing Assistant Students: Development and Evaluation

Kerry Grosch, MA; Louis Medvene, PhD; Hannah Wolcott, MA

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2008;34(8):23-31

Feature Article

Spousal Bereavement Assessment: A Review of Bereavement-Specific Measures

Mary E. Minton, PhD, RN; Cecilia R. Barron, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2008;34(8):34-48

Strategies For Translating the Resident Care Plan into Daily Practice

Linda Adams-Wendling, PhD, RN, CNAA-BC, CNHA; Ubolrat Piamjariyakul, PhD, RN; Marge Bott, PhD, RN; Roma Lee Taunton, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2008;34(8):50-56

Product News

Product News

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2008;34(8):49

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