Protect Georgia Care

COVID-19 presents an unprecedented threat to vulnerable seniors in Georgia’s nursing homes and assisted living communities.

We are taking extraordinary measures to fight this virus and keep residents safe and healthy – but we can’t do it alone.

Read our letter to the Georgia congressional delegation:

Long Term Care Residents Need Support

The COVID-19 crisis has exposed gaps in public health policy, and we need immediate change. Local, state and federal officials cannot maintain the status quo without jeopardizing the most vulnerable in our society.

To keep seniors safe, our communities need:

Adequate and Reliable Supplies of Personal Protective Equipment

Access to Timely Testing for Residents and Caregivers

Emergency Resources and Relief Funding

Long term care residents are high-risk. They need support now.

Public health policy must catch up. Emergency relief is critical for long term care communities, just as it was for hospitals.

How Are Long Term Care Communities Responding?

Caregivers in long term care communities are putting the safety of residents ahead of their own health, risking their lives to serve this vulnerable population. They’re answering the call and upholding the sacred trust families have placed in them, because our residents are like family.

Every long term care community is taking precautions to keep residents safe and healthy, both  physically and emotionally, during this crisis.

Long Term Care 101

Knowing the terminology used in the long term care profession is an important first step in understanding the needs of staff who are protecting vulnerable seniors from COVID-19.

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Introducing our 2020 Ms. Georgia Health Care Association, Ms. Jacquealine Moore of PruittHealth - Brookhaven! 👑

Watch the video below to hear our runner ups and see Ms. Moore’s crowning moment. Congratulations again to all of this year’s contestants!
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YES!! Congratulations to all!!

Congratulations to all and our Ms. Miller Nursing Home!


Congratulation Jack

Congratulations to you

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GHCA is thrilled to congratulate the following outstanding individuals who were honored with one of our annual individual awards during this week's 2020 Virtual Affiliates Annual Meeting & Quality Summit.

RN of the Year - Chelsea Ferguson, Townsend Park Health & Rehabilitation

LPN of the Year - Stephanie Matthews, PruittHealth – Virginia Park

CNA of the Year - Mattie Postell, Fort Valley Health & Rehabilitation

Activity Professional of the Year - Jackie Ramsdell, Twin Oaks Convalescent Center

Social Service Professional of the Year - Fronzie Skinner, Summerhill Senior Living
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Congratulations Mrs. Mattie Postell. Your Fort Valley Family loves you dearly!!

Congratulations Jackie!👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻

Congrats Jackie, activity strong.

Tekeisha Dumas

Congratulations to everyone especially our very own Mrs. Skinner⚘❤ well deserved your Summerhill family loves you and appreciate you

Love it so well deserved ! ❤️

Go Jackie Evans-Ramsdell!!!!!!! 💓 Well deserved!

Congrats Jackie Evans-Ramsdell!!

Way to go Jackie Evans-Ramsdell!!!

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GHCA wishes all who celebrate Rosh Hashanah a sweet and happy New Year!

GHCA is thrilled to announced our Top 5 finalists in the 2020 Ms. Georgia Health Care Association Pageant. Congratulations ladies! Stay tuned as we announce our 2020 Ms. GHCA next Friday.

Elizabeth Beaver, Canton Nursing & Rehabilitation Center
Lazater Blount, Miller Nursing Home
Christine Gray, Chatuge Regional Nursing Home
Jacquealine Moore, PruittHealth – Brookhaven
Sheila Rawlins, McRae Manor Nursing Home
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Congratulations to Mary for the finalist

Congratulations to the finalists

Congratulations Ladies🥳💜

What a treasure Caye!💕

Sheila Rawlins

Terry Lanier

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