Baseline Concussion Testing
Save the Brain Helena is partnering with us to provide free baseline concussion testing for your athletes.
What: Baseline SCAT5 concussion testing (FREE!!)
Where: St. Peter's Health 1,2,3 conference rooms. 2475 Broadway Ave.
When: Monday, March 18 from 6:00 - 8:00 pm. Doors open at 5:45 p.m.
Who: Any Helena area athletes ages 5 to 18
Why: There is a growing body of evidence that concussion is a manageable injury. If not recognized early and managed properly concussions have the potential for long term problems and serious complications. Pre-season baseline testing is an essential component of proper management and we are pleased to offer this free testing to your organization and athletes. Yearly baseline testing will also aid your healthcare providers in making decisions in the event of a concussive injury.
Save the Brain Helena is a multi-disciplinary group of volunteer local medical professionals dedicated to promoting brain health and safety in the Helena region by providing the most current concussion-related education, training, and treatment recommendations to athletes, parents, coaches, and health care providers.
This testing is optional however highly encouraged for every kid, every year. The testing takes about 10-15 minutes to complete. The testing is first to come, first served--no appointments available. There is no charge for the testing.
This testing is provided in Helena 2x/year. We recommend every kid be tested every year , once per year.
They are looking forward to screening your athletes!