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
  • October 2019
  • Volume 45 · Issue 10
Guest Editorial

Promoting Quality Instruction in the Care of Older Adults: Core Competencies for Gerontological Nurse Educators

Lisa Skemp, PhD, RN, FGSA, FAAN; Jean F. Wyman, PhD, RN, FGSA, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2019;45(10):3-5

Letters to the Editor

The Importance of Having Goals-of-Care Conversations


Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2019;45(10):6


Patient and Provider Perspectives on Deprescribing Proton Pump Inhibitors

Chisom Ikeji, MD; Anne Williams, PharmD; George Hennawi, MD, CMD, FACP; Nicole J. Brandt, PharmD, MBA, BCGP, BCPP, FASCP

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2019;45(10):9-17

Technology Innovations

Using Mobile Technology to Assess Balance During a Sit-to-Stand Maneuver Among Older Adults With Fall Risk: A Pilot Study

Deanna Gray-Miceli, PhD, GNP-BC, FGSA, FAANP, FNAP, FAAN; Neel Patel, MS, BS; Akshaya Sekar, BS; Matthew Lee Smith, PhD, MPH, CHES

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2019;45(10):18-23

Feature Article

Screenings, Savings, and Service: Nurses Meeting Rural Older Adults in Their Communities

Rubi B. Merino, BSN, RN; Jean M. Matthews, MSN, RN; Sallie Sawyer, RN; Debra A. Kosko, DNP, MN, FNP-BC; Donna W. Roberson, PhD, FNP-BC, CADDCT

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2019;45(10):24-28

Supplemental Data

Development of a Gerontology Graduate Certificate in Post-Acute and Long-Term Care

Kara B. Dassel, PhD; Valerie Flattes, APRN, MS, ANP-BC; Jacqueline Eaton, PhD; Gail Towsley, PhD, NHA; Landon Moyers, MS, RN; Linda Edelman, PhD, MPhil, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2019;45(10):47-52

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