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
  • April 2017
  • Volume 43 · Issue 4
Guest Editorial

Person-Centered Technology for Older Adults

Nikki L. Hill, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2017;43(4):3-4

Product News

Product News

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2017;43(4):6



Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2017;43(4):7-8


Nursing Home Medication Reconciliation: A Quality Improvement Initiative

Monica Tong; Hye Young Oh; Jennifer Thomas, PharmD; Sheila Patel, PharmD; Jennifer L. Hardesty, PharmD, FASCP; Nicole J. Brandt, PharmD, MBA, BCGP, BCPP, FASCP

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2017;43(4):9-14

Technology Innovations
Supplemental Data

Nurse, Patient, and Care Partner Perceptions of a Personalized Safety Plan Screensaver

Megan Duckworth; Emily Leung, MS; Theresa Fuller; Jenzel Espares; Brittany Couture; Frank Chang, MSE; Alexandra C. Businger, MPH; Sarah Collins, PhD, RN; Anuj Dalal, MD; Anne Fladger, MLS, AHIP; Jeffrey L. Schnipper, MD, MPH; Kumiko O. Schnock, PhD, RN; David W. Bates, MD, MSc; Patricia C. Dykes, PhD, RN, FAAN, FACMI

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2017;43(4):15-22

Research Brief

Comparison of Oral Assessment Results Between Non-Oral and Oral Feeding Patients: A Preliminary Study

Tomohisa Ohno, PhD, DDS; Yoshihiro Heshiki, DDS; Masanori Kogure, DDS; Yasunori Sumi, PhD, DDS; Hisayuki Miura, PhD, MD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2017;43(4):23-28

CNE Article

Is it My Job? The Role of RNs in the Assessment and Identification of Delirium in Hospitalized Older Adults: An Exploratory Qualitative Study

Miriam Anne Coyle, MPhil, MSc, RN; Pippa Burns, PhD, MPH, BSc(Hons); Victoria Traynor, PhD, BSc(Hons), RGN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2017;43(4):29-37

CNE Quiz
Feature Article
Supplemental Data Open Access

Clinical Nursing Leadership Education in Long-Term Care: Intervention Design and Evaluation

Valerie Fiset, RN, MScN; Tracy Luciani, PhD; Alyssa Hurtubise, BA, MHA; Theresa L. Grant, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2017;43(4):49-56

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