Arena Football League, CSMi Solutions Agree to Partnership
Wednesday March 4, 2015
AFL teams to utilize SportsWareOnline technology for injury tracking
CHICAGO – The Arena Football League (AFL) and CSMi Solutions announced a partnership today that will allow AFL teams to utilize SportsWareOnline technology during the 2015 season. The deal will allow team medical staffs the ability to store and update all player medical files and monitor player injuries on the web-based platform.
“The Arena Football League knows that the quality of our product on the field is dependent upon the health of our players,” said AFL Commissioner Scott C. Butera. “That’s why I’m so pleased that our athletic trainers now have a resource like SportsWareOnline, which will streamline our injury and treatment tracking and allow us to get players back on the field safely.”
SportsWareOnline will enable AFL medical staffs to instantly access and update player information. Athletic trainers will now be able to quickly and easily upload baseline testing, physical results, and physical therapy notes, as well as efficiently monitor the progress of player treatment and injury rehabilitation.
AFL teams will begin using SportsWareOnline during the 2015 season, which kicks off on March 27.
SportsWareOnline, the most trusted injury tracking solution since 1991, allows athletic trainers to track injuries and treatment plans in real time from any web-enabled device. It also gives them instant access to a player’s medical records, including concussion history and medical alerts. Nearly 2 million athletes, and over 10 million treatments, are tracked using SportsWareOnline.
About the AFL
Since its inception in 1987, the Arena Football League has showcased a fast-paced and exciting game to millions of fans in a myriad of markets across the country. The ESPN family of networks and CBS Sports Network will nationally broadcast AFL games each week for the entire 2015 season. The AFL schedule culminates with ArenaBowl XXVIII Saturday, August 29, 2015 on ESPN.