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 2011
  • Volume 37 · Issue 8
Guest Editorial

Improving Medication Use in Gerontological Nursing: Now Is the Time for Interdisciplinary Collaboration and Translation

Donna Fick, PhD, GCNS-BC, FAAN; Todd Semla, PharmD, BCPS, FCCP, AGSF

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(8):3-4

Foundation News

Foundation News

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(8):5-6

Product News

Product News

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(8):7



Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(8):8-9

Diagnosis: Dementia

Driving and Dementia: What Nurses Need to Know

Nina M. Flanagan, GNP-BC, APMH-BC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(8):10-13

Legal Issues
CNE Article

Disability & Aging: An Evolutionary Concept Analysis

Sarah M. Greco, MSN, RN; Catherine Vincent, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(8):18-27

Feature Article

Sound Levels in Nursing Homes

Laura L. Joosse, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(8):30-35

The Burden of Falling on the Quality of Life of Adults with Medicare Supplement Insurance

Kevin Hawkins, PhD; Shirley Musich, PhD; Ronald J. Ozminkowski, PhD; Ming Bai, MD, MPH; Richard J Migliori, MD; Charlotte S. Yeh, MD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(8):36-47

The Impact of Manual Handling on Nursing Home Resident Mobility During Transfers On and Off Furniture: A Systematic Review

Janice Taylor, M. Gerontology, B. Physiotherapy; Jane Sims, PhD, MSc, BSc (Hons.); Terry P. Haines, PhD, GCert. Health Economics, B. Physiotherapy (Hons.)

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(8):48-56

CNE Quiz

CNE Quiz

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(8):28-29

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