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 2014
  • Volume 40 · Issue 7
Guest Editorial

Revisiting Spirituality in Aging

Barbara J. Edlund, PhD, ANP, BC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2014;40(7):4-5

Product News

Product News

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2014;40(7):6-7



Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2014;40(7):8-9


Anticoagulation in Long-Term Care: How Can We Improve Medication Monitoring?

Mikel L. Holley, BA; Nicole J. Brandt, PharmD, CGP, BCPP, FASCP; Kristin Watson, PharmD, BCPS AQ Cardiology

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2014;40(7):10-15

Technology Innovations

Managing Dementia Symptoms and Needs Using Technology

Chantal Kerssens, PhD; Melany Sattler, MSW; Alisha Monteiro, MS, NCC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2014;40(7):16-20

Evidence-Based Practice Guideline

Quality Improvement in Nursing Homes

Mary J. Dyck, PhD, RN, LNHA; Theresa Schwindenhammer, MSN, RN; Howard K. Butcher, RN, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2014;40(7):21-31

CNE Article

Return Visits to the Emergency Department: What Can We Learn From Older Adults’ Experiences?

Victor Uscatescu, MSc(A), RN; Alyson Turner, MSc(A), MSc, RN; Hélène Ezer, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2014;40(7):32-40

CNE Quiz

CNE Quiz

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2014;40(7):42-43

Feature Article

A Mixed-Methods Approach to Investigating the Adoption of Evidence-Based Pain Practices in Nursing Homes

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

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2014;40(7):52-60

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