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
  • September 2020
  • Volume 46 · Issue 9
Guest Editorial

Surviving Multiple Pandemics—COVID-19 and Racism for African American Older Adults: A Call to Gerontological Nursing for Social Justice

Staja Booker, PhD, RN; Lakeshia Cousin, PhD, APRN; Harleah G. Buck, PhD, RN, FPCN, FAHA, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2020;46(9):4-6

Letter to the Editor

How to Protect Older Adults With Comorbidities During Phase 2 of the COVID-19 Pandemic: Nurses' Contributions

Debora Rosa, PhD, RN; Giulia Villa, PhD, RN; Serena Togni, PhD, RN; Loris Bonetti, PhD, RN; Anne Destrebecq, RN; Stefano Terzoni, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2020;46(9):7-8

Public Policy

Family- and Person-Centered Interdisciplinary Telehealth: Policy and Practice Implications Following Onset of the COVID-19 Pandemic

Abraham A. Brody, PhD, RN, FAAN; Tina Sadarangani, PhD, RN, ANP-BC, GNP-BC; Tessa M. Jones, LMSW; Kimberly Convery, MSW; Lisa Groom, MSN, RN; Alycia A. Bristol, PhD, RN, AGCNS-BC; Daniel David, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2020;46(9):9-13

Research Brief

Fatigue in Family Caregivers of Individuals With Dementia: Associations of Sleep, Depression, and Care Recipients' Functionality

Yu-Ping Chang, PhD, RN, FGSA, FIAAN, FAAN; Rebecca A. Lorenz, PhD, RN; Meg Phillips, BSN, RN; Hsi-Ling Peng, PhD, RN; Kinga Szigeti, PhD, MD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2020;46(9):14-18

Feature Article

Formal Caregiver Burden in Nursing Homes: A Concept Analysis

Rachel Kunkle, MHA, BSN, RN-BC, GRN; Claudia Chaperon, PhD, APRN, GNP-BC; Kathleen M. Hanna, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2020;46(9):19-24

Overburdened and Underprepared: Medical/Nursing Task Performance Among Informal Caregivers in the United States

Victoria F. Keeton, MS, RN, CPNP-PC, CNS; Jonathan Trask, MS, RN, CCRN; Robin Whitney, PhD, RN; Janice F. Bell, PhD, MPH, MN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2020;46(9):25-35

Nursing Home Staff's Perceptions of Noise Compared to Measured Noise Levels: A Descriptive Study

Victoria Steiner, PhD; April Ames, PhD, CIH; Sheryl A. Milz, PhD, MOD, CIH, FAIHA; Stacie Dubin, MSOH-IH

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2020;46(9):37-45

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