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
  • September 2015
  • Volume 41 · Issue 9
Guest Editorial
Product News

Product News

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2015;41(9):4



Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2015;41(9):5-7

Clinical Concepts

Dehydration in the Older Adult

Hayley J. Miller, MSN, AGNP-C, CRNP

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2015;41(9):8-13

Public Policy

Looking Ahead After 50 Years of Medicare

Eileen M. Sullivan-Marx, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2015;41(9):15-18

CNE Article

Frail Older Adults’ Experiences With a Proactive, Nurse-Led Primary Care Program: A Qualitative Study

Nienke Bleijenberg, PhD, RN; Hennie R. Boeije, PhD; Astrid T. Onderwater, MSc; Marieke J. Schuurmans, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2015;41(9):20-29

CNE Quiz

CNE Quiz

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2015;41(9):30-31

Feature Article

“Striving for Excellence”: Minimum Data Set Coordinators’ Perceptions of Their Role in the Nursing Home

Ragnhildur I. Bjarnadottir, MPH, BSN; Patricia K. Semeraro, MS, RN; Carolyn T.A. Herzig, MS; Monika Pogorzelska-Maziarz, PhD, MPH; Eileen Carter, PhD, RN; Catherine C. Cohen, BSN, RN; Jasmine Travers, MS, RN; Patricia W. Stone, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2015;41(9):32-41

If They Were Real: Lessons Learned from Literary Characters With Dementia

Meredith Wallace Kazer, PhD, APRN, FAAN; Karen Osborn, MFA

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2015;41(9):42-47

AGS Update

Coffee and Caregiving

Jill Reuille, RN, BSN, CEN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2015;41(9):50-52

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