- Coverage of high school football by an orthopaedic practice is considered standard of care in many localities.
- Taking time away from an orthopaedic practice to provide on field athletic care has potential advantages and disadvantages.
- To this date, the economic value of this endeavor has never been investigated.
- Purpose: to perform a cost/benefit analysis of local high school sports coverage by an orthopaedic sports medicine practice.
Recommended CitationEck, BS, Brandon; Tjoumakaris, MD, Fotios; Pepe, MD, Matthew; Freedman, MD, Kevin; Bagnato, ATC, Katherine; and Tucker, MD, Bradford, "Cost Benefit Analysis of Athletic Team Coverage by an Orthopaedic Practice" (2014). Rothman Institute Conference Posters. Paper 5.