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
  • September 2018
  • Volume 44 · Issue 9
Guest Editorial

Helping Family Caregivers of Individuals With Dementia

Sarah Chimbanga, BSN, BHA, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2018;44(9):3-4

Product News

Product News

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2018;44(9):5



Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2018;44(9):6-8

Public Policy

Implications of Hearing Care Policy for Nurses

Margaret I. Wallhagen, PhD; Nicholas S. Reed, AuD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2018;44(9):9-14

Research Brief
Feature Article

Fall Prevention Among Community-Dwelling Older Adults: Current Guidelines and Older Adult Responses

Helen W. Lach, PhD, RN, CNL, FGSA, FAAN; Wanida Noimontree, PhD, RN, GNC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2018;44(9):21-29

Evaluating the Usability and Acceptability of Communication Tools Among Older Adults

Marci Lee Nilsen, PhD, RN, CHPN®; Allison Morrison, DPT, PT, ATC; Jennifer H. Lingler, PhD, CRNP; Brad Myers, PhD; Jonas T. Johnson, MD; Mary Beth Happ, PhD, RN, FAAN, FGSA; Susan M. Sereika, PhD; Annette DeVito Dabbs, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2018;44(9):30-39

Outcomes of Patients With Delirium in Long-Term Care Facilities: A Prospective Cohort Study

Kyoung Ja Moon, PhD, RN, APN; Heeok Park, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2018;44(9):41-50

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