Sports Medicine

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New Requirement: Opioid Factsheet for Student Athletes Senate Bill 1109 - Controlled substances: Schedule II drugs: opioids, effective January 1, 2019 is a new school requirement for informing parents and student-athletes regarding opioids. SEC. 12. Section 49476 is added to the Education Code, to read: 49476. (a) If a school district, charter school, or private school elects to offer an athletic program, the school district, charter school, or private school shall annually give the Opioid Factsheet for Patients published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to each athlete. The athlete and, if the athlete is 17 years of age or younger, the athlete’s parent or guardian shall sign a document acknowledging receipt of the Opioid Factsheet for Patients and return that document to the school district, charter school, or private school before the athlete initiates practice or competition. The Opioid Factsheet for Patients may be sent and returned through an electronic medium, including, but not limited to, fax or email. (b) This section does not apply to an athlete engaging in an athletic activity during the regular schoolday or as part of a physical education course required pursuant to subdivision (d) of Section 51220. View Link
Barrow Brainbook Concussion Education Module A web-based learning tool developed specifically for high school athletes with information on how to prevent, recognize, and respond to concussions. View Link
Common Sense Skin Hygiene Recommendations for schools and coaches to prevent spread of infections in sports teams. View Post
Concussion Return to Play Protocol Info Video Presentation Explaining Return to Play Protocol Download PDF
Concussion Return to Play Protocol Return to Play Protocol Form – Required Form If Student Athlete Is Diagnosed With Concussion Download PDF
Concussion Prevention Education Video Useful information to keep sports safe and avoid concussions View Link
Gatorade Sports Science Sports Science Library Provided by Gatorade View Post
Concussion Information Form Required Parent/Student Athlete Concussion Information Form Download PDF
Heat Fact Sheet Heat Acclimation Guidelines Download PDF
Hot Weather Tips A list of heat stress symptoms, and precautions to take to avoid them Download PDF
Medical Release Form -Wrestlers Skin NFHS Medical Release Form For Wrestlers to Participate with Skin Lesion Download PDF
Minimizing Risk of Injury 2014-2017 Guidelines for minimizing the risk of injury in high school athletics Download PDF
MRSA Skin Information Identification of MRSA (methicillin-resistant staph aureus) Download PDF
Sudden Cardiac Arrest Form Sudden Cardiac Arrest Warning Signs and Required Parent/Student Athlete Form Download PDF
Wrestlers Diet for Healthy Weight Control Suggested Guidelines for a Wrestlers Weight Management Download PDF
Wrestlers Skin Health-Groom Check Coaches Suggestions for Management of Skin Health in Wrestling Download PDF
Protective Equipment View Link
Automated External Defibrillators View Link
Prevention - Hydration View Link
Prevention - Heat Acclimatization View Link
Prevention - Pre-participation Examinations View Link
Prevention -Emergency Action Plans View Link
Prevention -Sports Medicine Policies & Procedures View Link
Emergency Conditions-Cervical Spine Injury View Link
Emergency Conditions - Lightning View Link
Emergency Conditions - Cardiac Conditions/Sudden Cardiac Death View Link
Suggested Guidelines for High School Football Coaches for Pre-Season Parent Meeting Download PDF
John F. Kennedy, Dwight Eisenhower, Richard Nixon, Ronald Reagan, Donald Trump & Gerald Ford What do all these men have in common? Download PDF