IMPACT CONCUSSION INFORMATIONASSAUpon recommendation of its Sports Medicine Advisory Committee (SMAC), ASAA has adopted concussion management guidelines for parents developed by the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) in cooperation with the CDC.(http://asaa.org/resources/sports-medicine/bylaws-and-policies/)MSBSD CONCUSSION PROTOCOLDuring Participation in activity : In the event that the Coach, athlete, or official suspects possible concussion: Return to Play Form
In the event that the Coach, Trainer, athlete, or official suspects possible concussion during an activity:
- Athlete is removed from play and evaluated by a medical professional.
- Removal from play and/or Incident Report Form should be completed by the coach (link both forms here)
- Return to Play Form should then be completed by a medical professional (link RTP form)
- Athlete may return once the RTP form has been completed and turned in to the school nurse.
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