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
  • March 2015
  • Volume 41 · Issue 3
Guest Editorial

Quality of Nursing Home Environments

Janet Specht, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2015;41(3):3-4

Product News

Product News

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



Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2015;41(3):6-7

Clinical Concepts

Trigeminal Neuralgia: Pain, Pricks, and Anxiety

Kathryn R. Puskar, DrPH, RN, FAAN; Mandy Droppa, MSN, CRNP

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2015;41(3):8-12

Public Policy

An Audit of a Diverse Community for Safe Routes to Age in Place: Environmental Policy Implications

Adriana Perez, PhD, ANP-BC, FAAN; Anamarie Garces, MPH; Rebecca H. Hunter, MEd; David X. Marquez, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2015;41(3):13-21

Research Brief

Personalized One-to-One Intervention in Agitated Individuals With Dementia: Responders versus Non-Responders

Eva S. van der Ploeg, PhD; Barbara Eppingstall, MS; Cameron J. Camp, PhD; Susannah J. Runci, PhD; Daniel W. O'Connor, PhD, MD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2015;41(3):22-29

CNE Article
CNE Quiz

CNE Quiz

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2015;41(3):40-41

Feature Article

Purposeful Visits for Hospitalized Older Adult Patients

Bill Mramor, CTRS, MS; Jan Hagman, RN, MS; Deborah Ford, RN, BSN, OCN; Kathleen S. Oman, PhD, RN, FAEN, FAAN; Ethan Cumbler, MD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2015;41(3):42-48

Preferred Computer Activities Among Individuals With Dementia: A Pilot Study

Sunghee H. Tak, PhD, MPH, RN; Hongmei Zhang, PhD; Song Hee Hong, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2015;41(3):50-57

AGS Update

New CPT Codes for Advance Care Planning: Communicating Future Health Choices

Wayne C. McCormick, MD, MPH, AGSF

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2015;41(3):59-60

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