NHL Protocol Baseline Concussion Testing

The baseline concussion testing is a computerized test that takes about 25 minutes to complete. This baseline exam provides physicians comparative data should an athlete suffer a concussion. The baseline test has proven to be an intricate piece for assessing recovery and determining a return to play timeline.

The ImPACT Test is:

  • One important piece of the overall concussion evaluation and management process.
  • A sophisticated test of cognitive abilities.
  • The most scientifically researched concussion management tool.
  • A tool that can help health care professionals track recovery of cognitive processes following concussion.
  • A tool to help communicate post-concussion status to athletes, coaches, parents, clinicians.
  • A tool that helps health care professionals and educators make decisions about academic needs following concussion.

Baseline Cognitive Concussion Testing Measures:

  • Reaction time
  • Attention span
  • Working memory
  • Response variability
  • Non-verbal problem solving
  • Sustained and selective attention time

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Rates

Individual baseline assessment. . . . . $25 + HST

Team Price for Baseline Assessment (Up to 15 Players). . . . . $275 + HST
Each Additional Player. . . . . $15 + HST

Post-Concussion Testing. . . . . $35 + HST

Test is covered by Hockey Canada Player Insurance.
If you have any questions, or would like to arrange testing, please email:
info@sportsmedicinecentre.ca