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 2016
  • Volume 42 · Issue 3
Guest Editorial

Effective Nonpharmacological Interventions: Needed Now!

Janet K. Specht, PhD, RN, FGSA, FAAN; Elizabeth R.A. Beattie, PhD, RN, FGSA, FAAN

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

Product News

Product News

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2016;42(3):6



Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2016;42(3):7-8

Public Policy

A Case Exemplar for National Policy Leadership: Expanding Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE)

Tara A. Cortes, PhD, RN, FAAN; Eileen M. Sullivan-Marx, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2016;42(3):9-14

CNE Article

Maturation of the MOUTh Intervention: From Reducing Threat to Relationship-Centered Care

Rita A. Jablonski-Jaudon, PhD, CRNP, FAAN; Ann M. Kolanowski, PhD, RN, FGSA, FAAN; Vicki Winstead, PhD; Corteza Jones-Townsend, MS; Andres Azuero, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2016;42(3):15-23

CNE Quiz

CNE Quiz

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2016;42(3):24-25

Feature Article

Nursing Home Staff Intentions for Learned Communication Skills: Knowledge to Practice

Kristine N. Williams, PhD, RN, FGSA, FAAN; Yelena Perkhounkova, PhD; Ann Bossen, PhD, RN; Maria Hein, MSW

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2016;42(3):26-34

Creating a Supportive Environment Using Cues for Wayfinding in Dementia

Rebecca Davis, PhD, RN; Catherine Weisbeck, PhD, MSW

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2016;42(3):36-44

Feasibility and Effect Sizes of the Revised Daily Engagement of Meaningful Activities Intervention for Individuals With Mild Cognitive Impairment and Their Caregivers

Yvonne Yueh-Feng Lu, PhD, RN; Tamilyn Bakas, PhD, RN, FAAN; Ziyi Yang, MS; Michael T. Weaver, PhD, RN, FAAN; Mary Guerriero Austrom, PhD; Joan E. Haase, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2016;42(3):45-58

AGS Update

AGS and Geriatrics Health Professionals Aim High for the Year Ahead

Stephen R. Counsell, MD, AGSF

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2016;42(3):59-60

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