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 2020
  • Volume 46 · Issue 6
Guest Editorial
Letter to the Editor

Don't Forget About Us: Perspectives on Social Distancing in Assisted Living and Long-Term Care Facilities From Rural Nurse Practitioners

Loni Crumb, PhD; Tomika Williams, PhD, AGPCNP-C, CDP, RN; Kotoya Griffith, DNP, AGPCNP-C, CNL, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2020;46(6):6

Public Policy

Managed Long-Term Services and Supports for Medicaid Only and Dually Eligible Individuals

Pamela Z. Cacchione, PhD, CRNP, BC, FGSA, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2020;46(6):7-11

Research Brief

Assessing Health Literacy Knowledge and Practice for a PACE Program

Denise Isibel, DNP, RN, CNE

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2020;46(6):12-18

Feature Article

COVID-19 Pandemic Spurs Policy Changes Benefiting Older Adults

Heather M. Young, PhD, RN, FAAN, FGSA; Winifred Quinn, PhD, FAANP(Hon); Andrea Brassard, PhD, FNP-BC, FAAN; Claudio Gualtieri, JD; Susan Reinhard, PhD, RN, FAAN, FGSA

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2020;46(6):19-23

Relationship Between Caregiver Burden and Family Functioning in Family Caregivers of Older Adults With Heart Failure

Mahdieh Ghasemi, MS, RN; Mansoor Arab, MS; Parvin Mangolian Shahrbabaki, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2020;46(6):25-33

Hearing Loss and Communication Among Hospitalized Older Adults: Prevalence and Recognition

Elaine Mormer, PhD, CCC-A; Kelsi Jo Bubb, AuD, CCC-A; Mohammad Alrawashdeh, PhD, MSN; Janet A. Cipkala-Gaffin, DrPH, PMHCNS-BC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2020;46(6):34-42

Delirium Among Hospitalized Older Adults in Thailand: An Integrative Review

Hui Chen (Rita) Chang, PhD, MN, RN; Kathleen Neal, BNutDiet(Hons), APD; Victoria Traynor, PhD, RGN, PGCHE; Mu-Hsing Ho, MN, RN; Wassana Kankom, MN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2020;46(6):43-52

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