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
  • July 2020
  • Volume 46 · Issue 7
Guest Editorial

Leveraging Technology to Improve Care of Older Adults

Kimberly R. Powell, PhD, RN; Bonnie J. Wakefield, PhD, RN, FAAN; Gregory L. Alexander, PhD, RN, FAAN, FACMI

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2020;46(7):2


Optimizing Medication Management During the COVID-19 Pandemic: It Takes a Village

Nicole Brandt, PharmD, MBA, BCGP, BCPP, FASCP; Joshua Chou, PharmD, MS, BCGP

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2020;46(7):3-8

Technology Innovations

ENVISION: A Tool to Improve Communication in Hospice Interdisciplinary Team Meetings

Karla T. Washington, PhD, LCSW; George Demiris, PhD; Debra Parker Oliver, PhD, MSW; Uba Backonja, PhD, RN; Meredith Norfleet, MD; Claire J. Han, PhD, RN; Mihail Popescu, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2020;46(7):9-14

Evidence-Based Practice Guideline

Nursing Management of Hearing Impairment in Nursing Facility Residents

Carly Meyer, PhD, BSpchPath(Hons1); Louise Hickson, PhD, MAud, BSpThy(Hons)

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2020;46(7):15-25

Feature Article

Home Telehealth Technologies for Heart Failure: An Examination of Adherence Among Veterans

Jenice Guzman-Clark, PhD, RN, GNP-BC, FAMIA; Maria Yefimova, PhD, RN; Melissa M. Farmer, PhD; Bonnie J. Wakefield, PhD, RN, FAAN; Benjamin Viernes, MPH; Martin L. Lee, PhD; Theodore J. Hahn, MD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2020;46(7):26-34

Technology for Healthy Independent Living: Creating a Tailored In-Home Sensor System for Older Adults and Family Caregivers

Erin L. Robinson, PhD, MSW, MPH; Geunhye Park, MA; Kari Lane, PhD, RN, MOT; Marjorie Skubic, PhD; Marilyn Rantz, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2020;46(7):35-40

Using Sensor Signals in the Early Detection of Heart Failure: A Case Study

Laurel A. Despins, PhD, RN; Giovanna Guidoboni, PhD; Marjorie Skubic, PhD; Lorenzo Sala, PhD; Moein Enayati, PhD; Mihail Popescu, PhD; Chelsea B. Deroche, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2020;46(7):41-46

Qualitative Validation of the Nursing Home IT Maturity Staging Model

Kimberly R. Powell, PhD, RN; Gregory L. Alexander, PhD, RN, FAAN, FACMI

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2020;46(7):47-54

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