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 2016
  • Volume 42 · Issue 11
Guest Editorial

Challenges of Retirement

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

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2016;42(11):3-5

Product News

Product News

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2016;42(11):6



Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2016;42(11):7-8, 51

Person-Centered Care

Residents' Positive and Negative Relationship Networks in a Nursing Home

Anne-Nicole S. Casey, BSc(Psych); Lee-Fay Low, PhD, BSc(Psych); Yun-Hee Jeon, PhD, MHN, MN, BHSc, RN; Henry Brodaty, MD, MBBS, DSc, FRACP, FRANZCP

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2016;42(11):9-13

Evidence-Based Practice Guideline

Management of Relocation in Cognitively Intact Older Adults

Judith E. Hertz, PhD, RN, FNGNA, FAAN; Mary Elaine Koren, PhD, RN; Jeanette Rossetti, EdD, RN; Kathryn Tibbits, RN, ANP-BC, FNP-BC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2016;42(11):14-23

CNE Article

Care Aides' Relational Practices and Caring Contributions

Elizabeth A. Andersen, PhD, RN; Jude Spiers, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2016;42(11):24-30

CNE Quiz
Feature Article

Self-Efficacy and Sleep Among Caregivers of Older Adults With Dementia: Effect of an Interprofessional Virtual Healthcare Neighborhood

Christianne Nesbitt Fowler, DNP, RN, GNP; Karen Kott, PhD, PT; Mona Newsome Wicks, PhD, RN, FAAN; Carolyn Rutledge, PhD, RN, FNP

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2016;42(11):39-47

AGS Update

AGS U13 Conference Series: Looking Forward, Looking Back

Ellen Flaherty, PhD, APRN, AGSF

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2016;42(11):48-49

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