Mercy Sports Medicine will host a Coaches Clinic from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, July 22 at Mercy Health Center of North Canton, located at 6200 Whipple Ave., N.W., North Canton. The cost of the clinic is $20, and each coach attending will be able to apply for the state permit upon completion of the clinic.
Approved by the Ohio Department of Education, the clinic meets guidelines on the length and content of clinics held in Ohio:
• Must be two hours long.
• Covers life threatening injuries, non-life threatening injuries, emergency action plan and injury management.
Mark J. Hudak, M.D., medical director of Mercy Sports Medicine, and Mercy athletic trainers instruct the clinic through lecture and hands-on techniques to give coaches the ability to keep their athletes healthy and in the game. Mercy’s clinics are for coaches of all sports, but seating is limited. For more information or to register, call 330-966-8920.