Position Statements

A Position Statement is an assertion of the beliefs held, encouraged and supported by ENA, and adopted in accordance with ENA's bylaws, policies, and procedures. The position statements cover a variety of emergency nursing topics.


ENA Position Statements - Recommendations for a course of action or statement of beliefs that reflects ENA’s stance regarding an issue of importance to safe practice, safe care, and optimal patient outcomes.

ENA Joint Statements - An assertion of the beliefs held, encouraged, and supported, but written in collaboration with other external organizations with mutual interest.

ENA Supported Statements - Statements written by an external organization with content expertise identifying a course of action or statement of belief. These statements are officially supported by ENA.

Draft Position Statement

The draft position statement Interfacility Transfer of Emergency Care Patients is now available for public review and comments. Please submit evidenced-based feedback by Wednesday, October 30, 2019.

draft position statement review and comment

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