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
  • July 2009
  • Volume 35 · Issue 7
Guest Editorial

Caring for Incarcerated Older Adults

Karen Devereaux Melillo, PhD, GNP, ANP-BC, FAANP; Susan J. Loeb, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(7):3-6



Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(7):7, 35

Product News

Product News

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(7):8

Evidence-Based Guideline

Detection and Assessment of Late-Life Anxiety

Marianne Smith, PhD, RN; Todd Ingram, MSN, RN; Veronica Brighton, MSN, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(7):9-15


Pharmacological Management of Type 2 Diabetes in Newly Diagnosed Older Adults

Margaret Spain, RN, FNP, BC, CDE; Barbara J. Edlund, PhD, RN, ANP, BC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(7):16-21

Technology Innovations

IT Sophistication and Quality Measures in Nursing Homes

Gregory L. Alexander, PhD, RN; Richard Madsen, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(7):22-27

CNE Article

Nursing Home Staff Adherence to Evidence-Based Pain Management Practices

Anita Jablonski, PhD, RN; Mary Ersek, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(7):28-34

CNE Quiz

CNE Quiz

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(7):36-37

Feature Article

Exploring Interpersonal Communication in Hospice Interdisciplinary Team Meetings

Elaine M. Wittenberg-Lyles, PhD; Debra Parker Oliver, PhD, MSW; George Demiris, PhD; Kelly Regehr, MA

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(7):38-45

Mobile Interprofessional Wellness Care of Rural Older Adults: Student Outcomes and Future Perspectives

Karen S. Neill, PhD, RN, SANE-A; Linda Powell, MS, CPT

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(7):46-52

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