As a youth soccer coach today’s discussion with Dr. Brian Harvey with the Children’s Mercy Pediatric Sports Medicine Department was very interesting. Young athletes playing team sports during the current climate has been an evolving concern and as more and more days pass and vaccines are administered we wanted to check in with the experts to learn the safest protocols to follow.

Dr Brian Harvey shared recommendation sprouting with visit your child’s physician in order to understand the general health of your child. From there recommendations or referrals may happen. The team at Children’s Mercy is fully equipped to care for your child and or provide resources and recommendations for the timeline regard to returning to sport after testing positive for Covid.

Please visit childnresmercy.org/wichita for more information