Virtua and Soul host concussion seminar on March 29
Virtua and the Philadelphia Soul will host a Concussion Seminar on March 29, 1:30 to 4:30 pm, at Cherokee High School, located at 130 Tomlinson Mill Rd, Marlton, NJ. Register today at PhiladelphiaSoul.com/Virtua.
The seminar will focus on concussions, heat exhaustion and proper tackling techniques for youth football. Learn directly from top concussion doctors in the country, Virtua medical experts and Soul players and coaches. Attendees will learn and discuss:
- Science of Concussions and Heat Illness
- Concussion and Heat Illness Recognition
- What To Do When a Concussion or Heat Illness is suspected
- Follow up treatment for Concussions or Heat Illness
- Getting Players Back on the Field Safely
- Proper Eyes in the Sky Tackling
Plus, participate in a Q and A with the experts! Designed for youth and high school administrators, athletic trainers, coaches, players and parents of all sports, this education seminar is open to the public. All participants receive 2 FREE tickets to the Soul home opener against the Jacksonville Sharks on April 19.
As one of New Jersey’s largest health systems, Virtua helps people be well, get well and stay well through a comprehensive range of health care services. Services are delivered through three health and wellness centers, three fitness centers, four acute care hospitals, primary and specialty physician practices with more than 240 physicians, urgent care centers, seven ambulatory surgery centers, home health services, two long-term care and rehabilitation centers, 12 paramedic units and a wide range of outpatient services. A leader in maternal and child health services, Virtua delivers more than 8,000 babies a year. Virtua also provides employment and wellness services to 1,700 businesses and corporations. An innovator in clinical and information technology such as electronic medical records, Virtua is recognized for its ground-breaking partnerships with GE Healthcare
, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP)
and the Fox Chase Cancer Center
. Virtua employs more than 8,400 people and has been honored as the #1 Best Place to Work in the Delaware Valley every year since 2007. It is the recipient of the Consumer Choice Award from the National Research Corporation. For more information, visit www.virtua.org