Research in Gerontological Nursing


Research in Gerontological Nursing

The premier journal for geriatric nurse researchers

Research in Gerontological Nursing is a bimonthly, peer-reviewed publication offering cutting-edge, interdisciplinary gerontological nursing research to educators, academicians, clinicians, and policymakers involved with older adults in all health care settings. Begin to explore the Journal and all of its great benefits such as:

• Quantitative, qualitative, methodological, and theoretical research articles
• Featured intervention studies
• The annual State of the Science Commentary, authored by national gerontological leaders
• Access to current articles, as well as several years of archived content
• Manuscripts posted online just 2 months after acceptance

Journal Impact Factor
2018 Impact Factor 0.964

Cited in MEDLINE/PubMed

The articles prior to January 2010 are part of the back file collection and are not available with a current paid subscription. To access the article, you may purchase it or purchase the complete back file collection here

Past Issue
  • July 2008
  • Volume 1 · Issue 3
Guest Editorial
Literature Review

Staffing Characteristics, Turnover Rates, and Quality of Resident Care in Nursing Facilities

Eric Collier, PhD, RN; Charlene Harrington, PhD, RN, FAAN

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2008;1(3):157-170

Enhancing Geriatric Nursing Competencies for RNs in Nursing Homes

Meg Bourbonniere, PhD, RN; Neville E. Strumpf, PhD, RN, FAAN

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2008;1(3):171-175

Enhancing Nursing Leadership in Long-Term Care: A Review of the Literature

Theresa A. Harvath, PhD, RN, CNS; Kristen Swafford, MS, RN, CNS; Kathryn Smith, MS, RN, PMHNP; Lois L. Miller, PhD, RN; Miriam Volpin, BS, RN; Kathryn Sexson, MS, RN, FNP; Diana White, PhD; Heather A. Young, PhD, GNP, FAAN

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2008;1(3):187-196

Best Practices in Implementing and Sustaining Quality of Care: A Review of the Quality Improvement Literature

Carol Compos, BSN, RN, CPHQ; Kimberly A. Hopkins, BSN, RN, JD; Elaine Townsley, MSN, RN, MBA

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2008;1(3):209-216

Everyday Excellence: A Framework for Professional Nursing Practice in Long-Term Care

Stacie Salsbury Lyons, PhD, RN; Janet P. Specht, PhD, RN, FAAN; Susan E. Karlman, BSN, RN; Meridean L. Maas, PhD, RN, FAAN

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2008;1(3):217-228

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