Concussion Comeback Plan ORTHO_130994_2017-05_Concussion Program Comeback B - Page 14

4 Monitor the student All involved school staff should carefully monitor the student for potential difficulties in the weeks after a concussion. The comeback coordinator should take responsibility for regularly checking in with classroom teachers and other relevant staff until symptoms have resolved. If any problems are apparent, the comeback coordinator should ensure the parents and healthcare team are notified. In general, school personnel should look for: • Any change in functioning within the school environment • Drop in academic performance or grades • Social or emotional changes • Unexpected or prolonged absence from school 14 THE CONCUSSION COMEBACK PLAN