About the Journal

​​​Journal of Hospice & Palliative Nursing (JHPN) is the official journal of the Hospice & Palliative Nurses Association and is the professional, peer-reviewed journal for nurses in hospice and palliative care settings. Focusing on the clinical, educational and research aspects of care, JHPN offers current and reliable information on end of life nursing.

Feature articles in areas such as symptom management, ethics, and futility of care address holistic care across the continuum. Book and article reviews, clinical updates and case studies create a journal that meets the didactic and practical needs of the nurse caring for patients with serious illnesses in advanced stages. Continuing education, membership and certification association updates and favorite poems/stories are also included.

Indexing: Journal of Hospice and Palliative Nursing is cited in Cumulative Index to Nursing Administration and Health Literature (CINAHL), EBSCO A-Z, Ex Libris, HINARI, JournalGuide, ProQuest, PubMed, Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus, Social Sciences Citation Index, and TDNet. 

Publication & Editorial Staff Contacts


Senior Publisher
Kathleen M. Phelan
kathleen.phelan@wolterskluwer.com

CEO and President
Catherine Wolfe

Vice President, Journals
Jennifer E. Brogan

Director, Continuing Education &
Conferences

Karen E. Innocent, MS, APRN, BC, CRNP, CMSRN

Marketing Manager
Rany Aing

Production Editor
Kevin Brosky

Advertising Sales Representative
Hilary Druker
Phone: ​609-304-918
hilary.druker@wolterskluwer.com​​​​

Translation, Rights & Licensing
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LWW Business Offices
Two Commerce Square
2001 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Phone: 215-521-8300
www.lww.com

Editor-in-Chief
Betty Rolling Ferrell, PhD, MA, FAAN, FPCN

Senior Editorial Associate 
Andrea Garcia

Editorial Office
City of Hope
1500 East Duarte Road
Duarte, CA 91010-3000
bferrell@coh.org