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
  • January 2014
  • Volume 40 · Issue 1
Guest Editorial

Promoting Positive Behavioral Health: A Nonpharmacological Toolkit for Senior Living Communities

Barbara Resnick, PhD, CRNP, FAAN, FAANP; Ann M. Kolanowski, PhD, RN, FGSA, FAAN; Kimberly Van Haitsma, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2014;40(1):2-3



Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2014;40(1):4-6

Product News

Product News

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2014;40(1):7


Medications and Falls: Addressing the Risk through Pharmacist-Led Quality Initiatives

Bonnie X. Li-MacDonald, BA; Jessica Pyhtila, BA; Nicole J. Brandt, PharmD, CGP, BCPP, FASCP

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2014;40(1):8-12

Technology Innovations

Automated Fall Detection With Quality Improvement “Rewind” to Reduce Falls in Hospital Rooms

Marilyn J. Rantz, PhD, RN, FAAN; Tanvi S. Banerjee, MS; Erin Cattoor, MSN; Susan D. Scott, MSN; Marjorie Skubic, PhD; Mihail Popescu, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2014;40(1):13-17

CNE Article

What’s Stopping a Career in Gerontological Nursing?: Literature Review

Christine Neville, PhD, RN, FACMHN; Robyn Dickie, RN, BN, McritCN; Sandra Goetz, RN, MHIthSc, MRCNA

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2014;40(1):18-27

CNE Quiz

CNE Quiz

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2014;40(1):28-29

Feature Article

Differences in Assisted Living Staff Perceptions, Experiences, and Attitudes

Anna S. Beeber, PhD, RN; Lauren W. Cohen, MA; Sheryl Zimmerman, PhD; Lisa P. Gwyther, MSW; Tiffany Washington, PhD, MSW; John G. Cagle, PhD; David Reed, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2014;40(1):41-49


Being a Cancer Caregiver for an Older, Active, and Able Woman

Margaret L. Longacre, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2014;40(1):50-52

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