Action Plan

  • Step 1
    1. Schedule Baseline Testing before start of season
    2. Education of athletes, parents and coaches

  • Step 2
    If you suspect that a player has a concussion:
    1. Remove athlete from play
    2. Keep athlete out of play until properly evaluated
    3. Inform athlete's parents or guardians about the known or possible concussion, and when to seek immediate medical attention

  • Step 3
    Contact Dr. Irving Williams, II, CIC for evaluation and ImPACTâ„¢ testing within 24-72 hours.

  • Step 4
    Dr. Williams will determine when it is safe for the athlete to return to play, and provide a letter to allow athlete to return only at appropriate time.

Concussion Management Program

Concussions are complex & effects are cumulative. Abilities to function at school and in everyday activities can be affected. There are 300,000 sports-related concussions in the United States each year. Avoid long-term complications with proper management. There is no such thing as a minor head injury