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 2019
  • Volume 45 · Issue 4
Guest Editorial

Engaging With Aging Through Reflection and Action

Janet Primomo, PhD, RN; Basia Belza, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2019;45(4):3-4


Beneficiary, Caregiver, and Case Manager Perspectives on the Medication Therapy Management Program Standardized Format

Kriti Sharma, MD, MPH; Catherine E. Cooke, PharmD, BCPS, PAHM; Amy Kruger Howard, PharmD; Rebecca Chater, RPh, MPH, FAPhA; Nicole J. Brandt, PharmD, MBA, BCGP, BCPP, FASCP

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2019;45(4):7-13

Technology Innovations

Impact of a SystemCHANGE™ Intervention on Medication Adherence in Older Adults With Heart Failure: A Feasibility Study

Angela M. Andrews, PhD, RN-BC; Cynthia L. Russell, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2019;45(4):15-19

Feature Article

Hydration Status of Assisted Living Memory Care Residents

Phyllis M. Gaspar, PhD, RN; Cindy A. Scherb, PhD, RN; Felix Rivera-Mariani, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2019;45(4):21-29

Women's Perceptions of Retirement

Francine Hebert Sheppard, PhD, RN, CNE; Deb Stanford, MSN, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2019;45(4):31-39

Relationships Among Social Support, Coping Strategy, and Depressive Symptoms in Older Adults With Diabetes

Ling-Na Kong, PhD; Wen-Fen Zhu, MD; Shan He, MD; Yu Yao, MD; Li Yang, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2019;45(4):40-46


I Can See the Hope in Her Eyes

Cassandra S. Galloway, MSN, MBA/MHA, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2019;45(4):48

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