Fact Sheets

Other Useful Materials

The South Shore Hospital has a recovery protocol called HeadSmart™, A Healthy Transition After Concussion and is a recovery protocol developed by physicians and school nurses to facilitate a student’s healthy return to school and sports following a concussion. HeadSmart outlines the four color-coded stages of recovery. It can be found at www.southshorehospital.org/head-smart

Other Useful Websites

Concussion Treatment Centers

Contact Information

Department of Public Health, Division of Violence and Injury Prevention
Linda Brown
Tel: 617-624-5432
Email: Linda.Brown@State.MA.US
www.mass.gov/sportsconcussion


This information is provided by the Injury Prevention and Control Program within the Department of Public Health.