Official Health System of the MHSAA

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This page is the hub for information and resources dedicated to assisting MHSAA member schools in providing a healthy participation environment for student-athletes.

Health History | Heads | Heat | Hearts - The MHSAA's 4H Focus

Scroll down this page or click photo for resources pertaining to the MHSAA's major health and safety initiatives and more. Refer to this site frequently for the most recent information.

MHSAA Physical Exam Resources

Concussion Resources
Heat, Hydration Resources

Cardiovascular Resources

Benefits of Multi-Sport Participation

Sport specialization is a threat to young persons' essential health and safety that presents as great a risk as head trauma, heat illness and heart failure. The antidote is balanced, multi-sport participation. The answer is school-sponsored sports. Resources and data promoting multi-sport participation.

7 Courses Meeting MHSAA Coaching Requirements for 2015-16

These are the seven courses which will allow high school assistant and subvarsity coaches to fulfill the rules/risk management meeting requirement for the 2015-16 school year.

2015-16 Rules Meeting Dates and Coaches Requirements

Physical Exam/Medical History Forms

The most frequently requested and downloaded form is the Student-Athlete Physical Exam / Medical History Form. Schools may download either the 4-page or 2-page form below.

Concussion Resources

"Any athlete who exhibits signs, symptoms or behaviors consistent with a concussion (such as loss of consciousness, headache, dizziness, confusion, or balance problems) shall be immediately removed from the contest and shall not return to play until cleared by an appropriate health care professional."

Online Concussion Courses

Concussion Video Resources

Bullying/Student Behavior

Help from Our Friends

Below are links to helpful resources from related associations, organizations and partners dedicated to the health and well-being of school sports. We encourage you to visit these sites frequently.

Nutrition Resources from the UDIM

From the Minnesota State HS League

Resources from the Illinois HS Association

Resources for Secondary Schools



Student Safety Initiative

Michigan State Police

NFHS Sports Medicine Page