Central Connecticut State University

Procedures for Reporting an Injury by Student- Athletes

 

.

Accessible to AT Members Only

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • Injuries must be reported immediately to the athletic training staff for evaluation.
  • Athletes must shower before being evaluated in the athletic training facility following a workout session unless it is an emergency.
  • Always wear gym shorts and T-shirt for injury evaluations, treatments and rehabilitation.
  • Since some injuries are not noticed until the next day, please report injury/illness by 11:00 AM Monday - Friday.
  • Athletes may call the athletic training facility to notify the staff that they are injured. Messages may be left on the voice mail indicating the problem and what time they will be reporting to the athletic training facility for evaluation.
  • Athletes who are sick - colds, flu, etc must call Health Service directly for an appointment, but should also notify the athletic training facility.
  • Athletes must never miss a class to report an injury or to receive rehabilitation in the athletic training facility.
  • All appointments with the team physician or consultants must be approved and scheduled through the athletic training department.
  • Student-athletes must refrain from purposely keeping medical information from the sports medicine staff.
  • Daily injury/illness reports are given to each athlete's coach by 1:30 PM as a general rule. This report includes limitation of activity and/or indicates the athlete's ability return to full activity.

 

 

1615 Stanley Street, New Britain, CT 06050  860.832.CCSU or toll free instate 1-888-733-2278


 
Copyright 2006 [Central Connecticut State University]. All rights reserved.
Question/Comments: Kathy Pirog at pirog@ccsu.edu