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 2019
  • Volume 45 · Issue 6
Guest Editorial

Shifting Focus: From the Opioid Crisis to Quality Pain Management

Paul Arnstein, PhD, RN, FAAN; Keela Herr, PhD, RN, AGSF, FGSA, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2019;45(6):3-5

Letters to the Editor

Addressing Polypharmacy

Aisha Willie, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2019;45(6):6-7

Public Policy

The Expanding Role of Nurse Practitioners in Home-Based Primary Care: Opportunities and Challenges

Deborah Wolff-Baker, MSN, ACHPN, FNP-BC, GS-C; Ron Billano Ordona, DNP, FNP-BC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2019;45(6):9-14

Research Brief

Intentional Rounding With Certified Nursing Assistants in Long-Term Care: A Pilot Project

Mimi Jenko, DNP, RN, CHPN, PMHCNS-BC; Yasmin Panjwani, DNP, ARNP, NP-C; Harleah G. Buck, PhD, RN, FPCN, FAHA, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2019;45(6):15-21

Feature Article

Female Family Caregivers' Experiences During Nursing Home Admission: A Phenomenological Qualitative Study

Domingo Palacios-Ceña, PhD, RN; Enrique León-Pérez, RN; Rosa María Martínez-Piedrola, PhD, OT; Jose Miguel Cachón-Pérez, PhD, RN; Paula Parás-Bravo, PhD, RN; Juan Francisco Velarde-García, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2019;45(6):33-43

Open Access

Physical Activity and Positive Psychological Well-Being Attributes Among U.S. Latino Older Adults

Bertha Lee, PhD, RN; Elizabeth P. Howard, PhD, RN, ANP, ACNP-BC, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2019;45(6):44-56

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