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Increased focus placed on managing concussions in student athletes

August 7, 2014

Photo by Becky Polaski Mark Hoffman, MPT, the Director of Rehabilitation Services and Occupational Health at Penn Highlands Elk, is shown addressing attendees at a program on managing concussions in student athletes that was held in the Elk County Catholic High School auditorium on Thursday evening.

On Thursday evening, members of Penn Highlands Elk's Concussion Team hosted a program on managing concussions in student athletes in the auditorium at Elk County Catholic High School. The roughly 30-minute program was free to attend and provided a brief overview of concussions and the procedures that are in place to aid athletes in recovering from them.

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