Farmingdale State College Athletics

Medical Clearance Information

REMINDER!!!! *Farmingdale State College will assume no responsibility whatsoever for the payment of, or authorization to pay, medical expenses resulting in injuries that occur while participating in intercollegiate athletics at Farmingdale State College.*

Dear student-athletes,

The following 3 items are required for you to be cleared through the Athletic Training Department.

1. Below is the link for Health and Wellness...this is where you can get their papers (Physical form, etc.) so you can get your clearance card. http://www.farmingdale.edu/campus-life/student-support-services/health-wellness-center/forms.shtml

2. You then need to fill out and sign the:

Return both of these, along with your Health & Wellness clearance card to the Athletic Trainers.

3. The SWOL letter is instructions for you to sign up for our new online Database software.  You will need to complete the sign-up process and sign into Sportsware and complete all the required information.

Once both the My Info and Medical History say COMPLETE in your status, you will be cleared through us. 

 

 

If you have any questions you can email, call, or come in to set-up an appointment and Jess or myself will help you through it.

If you have any questions please call the Athletic Training Room at (631) 420-2539.

 

 



FAQ's and Information on Required Services, see below

 

EKGs

Required for ALL ATHLETES

Free EKGs are available by appointment at Health & Wellness Center.

If you are having your physical examination here and need the EKG, it must be done at least one week prior to the physical examination.

All athletes are required by the FSC athletic department to get an EKG. Athletes WILL NOT be allowed to participate in any sport without a physical and passing an EKG.

 

PHYSICAL EXAMINATIONS

Please call for appointment during our scheduled clinics.

If you are having a complete entrance physical examination, you must bring copies of your immunization records with you.

PLEASE CALL THE HEALTH & WELLNESS CENTER FOR ALL APPOINTMENTS: (631) 420-2009 

Note: Returning student-athletes will not require an EKG. If they are not added to the current team roster, they will be charged a fee for their physical. Only if your name is on the list at the center will you be allowed to get a free physical.

 

INSURANCE COVERAGE

ALL athletes are required to have medical insurance. If the athlete's insurance waiver omits a parental insurance coverage, they will be asked to obtain the school insurance for a fee.

The insurance coverage from the school is: Columbia Mutual Life Insurance Plan.

For an outline of the Columbia Mutual Life coverage see their website:

http://www.sas-mn.com/

 

REMINDER!!!! ***Farmingdale State College will assume no responsibility whatsoever for the payment of, or authorization to pay, medical expenses resulting in injuries that occur while participating in intercollegiate athletics at Farmingdale State College.***