"Doctor's Pack" for Health Care Professionals

Dear Colleagues,

The FEI “Doctor's Pack” contains documents to be used when providing medical care at FEI competitions:

  • Guidelines for the medical coverage of FEI events
  • Person Injury Report form for Medical Officers/Emergency care providers at FEI events (please complete the form and hand it over to the Technical Delegate or Foreign Judge at the end of the competition)
  • Protocol for Concussion Recognition and Management at FEI events
  • Concussion Recognition Tool 5 (CRT5)
  • Sport Concussion Assessment Tool 5 (SCAT5)
  • Child SCAT5
  • FEI Concussion Return To Play Form

All medical providers must be familiar with the concussion information contained in this pack as well as the "Concussion Information for Health Care Providers” page of this website.
In addition, you will need plans or maps of the venue and details (including telephone numbers) of local hospital and emergency services.
Please also check your communications (radio and mobile telephone) before the start of the competition.
Medical providers should also be familiar with the rules of the sport, which include the FEI General Regulations, FEI Anti-Doping Rules for Human Athletes as well as any discipline-specific rules regarding athlete care. Links are provided in the "References" section below.

Best regards,
The FEI Medical Committee

References

The FEI’s general requirements on athlete safety and welfare are set out in the FEI General Regulations.

Additional discipline-specific requirements may be found in the relevant Sports rules.

Anti-Doping matters are regulated in the FEI’s Anti-Doping Rules for Human Athletes (ADRHA).

These documents can be found in the “Rules” section in the main menu toolbar of this website. Please use your cursor to select within the dropdown list.