ENA Position Statements

 

Access to Health Care (12/2010)

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Advanced Practice in Emergency Nursing (2/2012)

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Appropriate Credential Use/Title Protection For Nurses With Advanced Degrees (5/2013)

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​Care of Patients with Chronic/Persistent Pain in the Emergency Setting (1/2014)​

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Chemical Impairment of Emergency Nurses (07/2010)

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Collaborative and Interdisciplinary Research (12/2010)

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Communicable Diseases in the Emergency Department (05/2010)

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Cultural Diversity in the Emergency Setting (5/2012)

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Deceased Patients for Procedural Practice (7/2010)

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Disaster and Emergency Preparedness for All Hazards (1/2014)​

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Education Recommendations: Trauma Nursing (7/2010)

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Emergency Registered Nurse Orientation(07/2011)

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Firearm Safety and Injury Prevention (1/2013)

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Forensic Evidence Collection (7/2010)

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Healthy Work Environment (3/2013)

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Holding, Crowding, and Patient Flow (7/2014)

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Holding Patients in the Emergency Department (5/2006) Under Revision

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Improving Flow/Throughput to Reduce Crowding  (12/2010)

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Injuries: Sport and Recreation (12/2007)

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Interfacility Transfer (9/2010)

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Intrafacility Transfer (7/2010)

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Mobile Electronic Device Use in the Emergency Setting (9/2013)

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Motor Vehicle Occupant Protection (9/2008)

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Motor Vehicle Safety (7/2008)

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Nurse Leaders in Emergency Care (10/2012)

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Nurse Practitioners and Retail Health Care Clinics (02/2012)

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Observation Units (5/2011) 

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Obstetrical Patient in the Emergency Department (5/2011)

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Palliative and End of Life Care in the Emergency Setting (9/2013)

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Patient Handoff/Transfer (1/2013) 

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Patient Safety (12/2010) 

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Patient Satisfaction in the Emergency Department (7/2010)

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Pediatric Procedural Pain Management (12/2010)

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Prevention, Wellness, and Disease Management (1/2014)

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Professional Liability and Risk Management (09/2012)

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Protection of Human Subjects' Rights (9/2003)Under Revision

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Registered Nurse Delegation In The Emergency Setting (9/2013)

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Resuscitative Decisions (7/2014) 

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Safe Discharge from the Emergency Setting (12/2013)

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Sexual Assault and Rape Victims (9/2010)

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Social Networking by Emergency Nurses (02/2012)

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Specialty Certification in Emergency Nursing (09/2012)

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Staffing and Productivity (02/2011)

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Substance Abuse (7/2010)

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Telephone Triage (7/2010)

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Triage Qualifications (02/2011)

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​Use of Protocols in the Emergency Setting (1/2014)

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Utilization of Paid Reservations for Emergency Department Services (05/2012) 

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Violence in the Emergency Care Setting (12/2010)

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Weighing Pediatric Patients in Kilograms (03/2012)

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Weighing Patients in Kilograms (09/2012)

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