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Sadie G. Mays is happy to admit residents seven days a week.  Our Admissions staff will provide tours of our facility and can provide onsite evaluations of prospective residents at any hospital, assisted living facility or residence.

Pre-admission requirements for Sadie G. Mays Health and Rehabilitation Center include:

  • DMA-6 signed by physician, resident and family
  • Current medical history and physical examination progress notes
  • Level 1 screening
  • Rehabilitation notes (if applicable)
  • Patient should be 55 years old or older (Exceptions may apply)

The admissions process includes explanation of the daily routines to the new resident and family.  We provide a description of life at the rehabilitation center as a means to reduce the anxiety normally associated with coming into a new environment.  Additionally, we will convene a Circle of Care meeting within 72 hours of a new arrival in which families and residents have an opportunity to ask any questions pertaining to the resident’s care.  The Ambassador Program provides a staff “ambassador” to befriend each resident and help alleviate any concerns or needs, if they arise.

Sadie G. Mays’ rates are affordable and payment options include:

  • Medicare
  • Medicaid
  • V.A. Contract
  • Managed Care
  • Workers’ Compensation
  • Third Party Payers
  • Private Pay
  • Hospice
  • Insurance Accepted
  • VISA, MasterCard, Discover & American Express

Other topics of interest for new residents and their family members include:

  • Copy of Bill of Rights for residents in long term care facilities
  • List of community resources
  • Ethics Committee
  • Resident & Family Council
  • Smoking Policy
  • Instructions for transfer and discharge back to the community
  • Voting registration and participation
  • Continuous support for residents and family members
  • Admissions accepted 24 hours per day, including weekends

To inquire about placing a patient or if you have any additional questions, please contact our Admissions Coordinator, Pamela Scandrett, at (404) 901-4502,; Admissions Nurse, Katrina Perkins, (404) 901-3508,; or our Marketing Liaison, Karla Davis, (404) 402-6985,

Financial Services

  • Medicare Part A is available for eligible residents. Eligibility is determined upon admission. See for more information.
  • Medicaid pays for residents that qualify for nursing home care and have limited resources. See for more information.
  • Residents can keep money in a resident fund account to use for miscellaneous expenses such as shopping or visiting the beauty shop.

Spirit of America Community Health Fair

Sadie G. Mays Hosts Free Community Health Fair On May 25

Atlanta - Sadie G. Mays Health & Rehabilitation Center is hosting its 20th Annual Community Health Fair on Thursday, May 25, 2017, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at 1821 Anderson Ave., NW, Atlanta, GA 30314. Health screenings may include cholesterol, blood glucose, blood pressure, vision, hearing, HIV, etc. With the theme “Spirit of America,” the entertainment will highlight the diversity of America and feature the Caribbean group, Pan People Steel Band. There will also be healthful snacks. Don’t miss this FREE event! Donations will be accepted. For more information, call (404) 794-2477 or visit

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