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
  • June 2016
  • Volume 42 · Issue 6

The Power of Words: What Can We Learn From the Disabilities Movement?

Donna M. Fick, PhD, RN, FAAN, FGSA

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2016;42(6):4-6

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Product News

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2016;42(6):7



Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2016;42(6):9-10, 51

Public Policy

Enhancing Evidence-Based Public Health Policy: Developing and Using Policy Narratives

Lisa M. Troy, PhD; Kathryn G. Kietzman, PhD, MSW

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2016;42(6):11-17

Research Brief

Assessment of Topical Skin Care Practices in Long-Term Institutional Nursing Care from a Health Service Perspective

Yasmin Rahn, MS; Nils Lahmann, PhD; Ulrike Blume-Peytavi, MD; Jan Kottner, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2016;42(6):18-24

CNE Article

Music Therapy Training for Undergraduate Nursing Students: A Modality to Foster Interest in Gerontological Nursing

Hui-Chuan Lin, MSN, RN; Shu-Ling Chen, PhD, RN; Chia-En Hsieh, MSN, RN; Ping-Yi Lin, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2016;42(6):25-31

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Feature Article

Workplace Participatory Occupational Health/Health Promotion Program: Facilitators and Barriers Observed in Three Nursing Homes

Yuan Zhang, PhD, RN; Marian Flum, ScD; Rajashree Kotejoshyer, MS; Jane Fleishman, PhD; Robert Henning, PhD, CPE; Laura Punnett, ScD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2016;42(6):34-42

Supplemental Data

Older Adults' and Caregivers' Perspectives on In-Home Monitoring Technology

Iris Epstein, PhD, RN; Allan Aligato, BSN; Tyler Krimmel, MS; Alex Mihailidis, PhD, PEng

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2016;42(6):43-50

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