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
  • November 2015
  • Volume 41 · Issue 11
Guest Editorial

The Emerging Baby Boomer Health Care Crisis

Henry M. Plawecki, PhD, RN; Lawrence H. Plawecki, RN, JD, LLM, CRRN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2015;41(11):3-5

Product News

Product News

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2015;41(11):6



Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2015;41(11):7-8, 63

Person-Centered Care
Evidence-Based Practice Guideline

Depression Detection in Older Adults With Dementia

Ellen Leslie Brown, EdD, MS, RN, FAAN; Patrick J. Raue, PhD; Karen Halpert, MD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2015;41(11):15-21

Research Brief

Comparing Person-Centered Communication Education in Long-Term Care Using Onsite and Online Formats

Carissa K. Coleman, PhD; Kim Fanning, RN, MS; Kristine N. Williams, PhD, RN, FGSA, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2015;41(11):22-28

CNE Article

Effects of the Evidence-Based Nursing Care Algorithm of Dysphagia for Nursing Home Residents

Yeonhwan Park, PhD, RN; Seieun Oh, PhD, RN; HeeKyung Chang, PhD, RN; Hwal Lan Bang, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2015;41(11):30-39

CNE Quiz

CNE Quiz

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2015;41(11):40-41

Feature Article

Understanding Elderspeak from the Perspective of Certified Nursing Assistants

Tracy M. Grimme, MA; Jeffrey Buchanan, PhD; Shelby Afflerbach, MA

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2015;41(11):42-49

Nutrition and Cognition in Older Adults With Heart Failure: A Systematic Review

Mara W. Stewart, BSN, RN; Abigail C. Traylor, BSN, RN, RD, LD; Lisa C. Bratzke, PhD, RN, ANP-BC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2015;41(11):50-59

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