ImPACT Applications and Player's Health Partner to Make FDA Cleared Concussion Testing Accessible to Sports Organizations

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The new offering delivers ImPACT Applications' FDA cleared concussion testing to aid sports organizations in identifying concussions and continuing to establish a new standard of health and safety in amateur sports.

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- ImPACT Applications, a worldwide leader in concussion management software,

and Player's Health, a risk management firm specializing in amateur sports, announced a partnership to provide concussion testing protocols that will help sports organizations and parents monitor concussions in athletes.

"ImPACT Applications is excited to offer its best-in-class products and services to Player's Health subscribers and users. The collaboration enables us to assist Player's Health in its mission of creating a safer environment for sports," said Michael Wahlster, Chief Executive Officer of ImPACT Applications.

Player's Health now includes an option to get FDA cleared concussion assessment tools within their applications. The new adaptation to Player's Health and its risk management suite will give parents, coaches, trainers, and health professionals access to tools and education that can help monitor an athlete's health and well-being. This is yet another step in understanding and treating concussions to continue creating a world of safer sports.

"Our partnership with ImPACT Applications gives us another tool to provide sports organizations with the ability to provide athletes with proper safety protocols. Using ImPACT Applications' concussion testing protocol with our application delivery network, we have the ability to screen athletes and keep them safe" said Tyrre Burks, Founder and CEO of Player's Health.

About ImPACT Applications

ImPACT Applications, Inc. is the maker of ImPACT®, ImPACT Pediatric®, and ImPACT Quick Test®, all FDA cleared Class I & II medical devices that assist in the screening, assessment, and management of concussion. ImPACT Applications also offers the FDA cleared ImPACT Baseline Test to home-based users worldwide.

ImPACT Applications products are used by most major medical centers, professional sports leagues and teams, colleges, high schools, and select military units. Since 2002, ImPACT Applications has administered more than 18 million tests to over 11 million users.

For more information, visit https://impacttest.com/.

About Player's Health

Headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, Player's Health is a sports services organization that provides digital risk management services and reporting tools to sports organizations to comply with the changing athletic environment and responsibilities.

Player's Health works towards creating the safest environment for athletes and views the health and safety of athletes as a priority in today's sports landscape. This requires creating and maintaining products that provide a circle of care for safety, trust, accountability, and accessibility for athletes. In doing so, Player's Health is a company where mission drives the business and creates an environment where fun and peace of mind lives in sports.

For more information on Player's Health, visit http://www.playershealth.com.

 

SOURCE ImPACT Applications



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