As a coach, you have two main responsibilities:
2. You must follow the requirements below for removing an athlete from play:
Removal from athletics:
· Require the immediate removal from athletic activities of any pupil that has or is believed to have sustained a mild traumatic brain injury.
· No pupils will be allowed to resume athletic activity until they have been symptom free for 24 hours and have been evaluated by and received written and signed authorization from a licensed physician. For interscholastic athletics, clearance must come from the school medical director.
· Such authorization must be kept in the pupil’s permanent heath record.