IMPORTANT Sports Medicine Reminders -

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1.  ACT 1214 Requirements - Every three years, all coaches and volunteers must have training in Heat Illness, Concussion, and Communicable disease.  Options for training:
     a.  AHSCA Summer Coaches Clinic.
     b.  Professional development conducted by an approved ADE provider.
     c.  Professional development conducted by the school.
     d.  On-line professional development.

2.  Every school must have Emergency Action Plans for every athletic venue.  For help in creating and updating EAP's, refer to the "Sample Athletic Healthcare Plan Guide."
http://www.ahsaa.org/public/docs/Sample%20Athletic%20Healthcare%20Plan%20Guide.pdf

3.  Any One Can Save A Life
http://www.anyonecansavealife.org/

4.  Every football team must have a pre-season parent meeting concerning Heat Illness.  For information and help conducting this meeting refer to the following three links:
 
     c.  Ordering "Beat the Heat" pamphlets
 
 5.  AAA Recommended Physical forms:  History, Physical Exam, Clearance, and Athlete with Special Needs.
http://www.aap.org/en-us/about-the-aap/Committees-Councils-Sections/Council-on-sports-medicine-and-fitness/Documents/PPE-4-forms.pdf