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Admissions

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. 

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, pscandrett@sgmays.org; Admissions Nurse, Katrina Perkins, (404) 901-3508, kperkins@sgmays.org; or our Marketing Liaison, Karla Davis, (404) 402-6985, kdavis@sgmays.org.

Financial Services

  • Medicare Part A is available for eligible residents. Eligibility is determined upon admission. See www.medicare.gov for more information.
  • Medicaid pays for residents that qualify for nursing home care and have limited resources. See www.dch.georgia.gov/medicaid-and-medicare 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.


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