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
  • February 2018
  • Volume 44 · Issue 2
Guest Editorial

Person-Centered Care for LGBT Older Adults

Rabbi Erica Steelman

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2018;44(2):3-5

Product News

Product News

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2018;44(2):6



Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2018;44(2):7-8

Person-Centered Care
Evidence-Based Practice Guideline
Supplemental Data

Evidence-Based Practice Guideline: Delirium

Patricia Finch Guthrie, PhD, RN; Shelley Rayborn, MSN, PHN, RN; Howard K. Butcher, RN, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2018;44(2):14-24

Feature Article

Nurses' Communication of Safety Events to Nursing Home Residents and Families

Laura M. Wagner, PhD, RN, GNP, FAAN; Lena Driscoll, MSN, RN; Jasmin L. Darlington, MS, RN; Victoria Flores, MSN, RN; Julee Kim, MSN, RN, PMHNP-BC; Katerina Melino, MS, PMHNP-BC; Hema Doshi Patel, RN, MAG, NP; Joanne Spetz, PhD, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2018;44(2):25-32

Understanding End-of-Life Decision-Making Terminology Among African American Older Adults

Karen O. Moss, PhD, RN, CNL; Nancy L. Deutsch, PhD; Patricia J. Hollen, PhD, RN, FAAN; Virginia G. Rovnyak, PhD; Ishan C. Williams, PhD, FGSA; Karen M. Rose, PhD, RN, FGSA, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2018;44(2):33-40

A Tailor-Made Exercise Program for Improving Balance and Mobility in Older Adults With Type 2 Diabetes

Thomas Ka-Wai Ng, MPhil; Rachel Lai Chu Kwan, MPhil; Sing Kai Lo, PhD; Gladys Lai-Ying Cheing, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2018;44(2):41-48

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