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 2018
  • Volume 44 · Issue 6
Guest Editorial
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Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2018;44(6):7-9

Public Policy

Leadership in Nursing Homes: Directors of Nursing Aligning Practice With Regulations

Elena O. Siegel, PhD, RN; Kristen Bettega; Debra Bakerjian, PhD, APRN, FAAN, FAANP; Suzanne Sikma, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2018;44(6):10-14

Feature Article

Resident-to-Resident Mistreatment: Evaluation of a Staff Training Program in the Reduction of Falls and Injuries

Jeanne A. Teresi, PhD, EdD; Mildred Ramírez, PhD; Terry Fulmer, PhD, RN, FAAN; Julie Ellis, PhD, RN; Stephanie Silver, MPH; Jian Kong, MS; Joseph P. Eimicke, MS; Gabriel Boratgis, MPH, LNHA; Rhoda Meador, PhD; Mark S. Lachs, MD, MPH; Karl Pillemer, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2018;44(6):15-23

Psychometric Properties of the Problem Solving Inventory in Caregivers of Individuals With Memory Loss

Meihua Ji, MSN, RN; Susan M. Sereika, PhD; Jeffrey M. Rohay, PhD, MSIS; Judith A. Erlen, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2018;44(6):25-32

Supplemental Data

Formal Service Use by African American Individuals With Dementia and Their Caregivers: An Integrative Review

Kalisha Bonds, MSN, PMHNP-BC; Karen S. Lyons, PhD, FGSA

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2018;44(6):33-39

End-of-Life Education and Discussions With Assisted Living Certified Nursing Assistants

Wendy L. Mohlman, MS, RN; Kara Dassel, PhD; Katherine P. Supiano, PhD, LCSW, FGSA, FT; Michael Caserta, PhD, FGSA

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2018;44(6):41-48

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