Southern Care Assisted Living Receives Second Perfect Score in Georgia Department of Community Health Inspection

Annual Survey by Healthcare Facility Regulation Division Yields Highest Possible Rating for Two Consecutive Years

02 APRIL 2015, TIFTON, GA.
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For the second consecutive year, Southern Care Assisted Living has received perfect scores from the Georgia Department of Community Health following unannounced inspections by the department’s Healthcare Facility Regulation Division.

TIFTON, Ga. (April 2, 2015) – For the second consecutive year, Southern Care Assisted Living has received perfect scores from the Georgia Department of Community Health following unannounced inspections by the department’s Healthcare Facility Regulation Division.

Based on the survey findings, no violations of the state’s Rules and Regulations for Assisted Living Communities and Personal Care Homes were cited at the 56-bed licensed facility, representing the highest possible rating.

Southern Care is the only state-licensed assisted living community in Tifton, a short drive from Valdosta, Ga. in Lowndes County and Adel, Ga. in Cook County.

“Our entire Southern Care Assisted Living family -- residents and care team – are proud of achieving these deficiency-free survey results for the second consecutive year,” said Frank Sayles Jr., administrator of Southern Care Assisted Living.

“Once again, it is an affirmation of everything we do at Southern Care to provide high-quality assisted living and Alzheimer’s care services for our seniors and their loved ones in the greater Tifton area,” Sayles added.

“Receiving a perfect score on a state inspection only happens when you have a dedicated care team that partners with loved ones and family members to provided excellent care to our residents. I’m very proud of everyone and all of the effort that goes into maintaining a high level of care. This is a great achievement,” said Bryan Cook, senior vice president of Legacy Senior Services, Southern Care’s parent company.

The state inspections occurred on Feb. 25 and March 18. The inspections rated many aspects of Southern Care Assisted Living’s operations and care, including the condition of the premises, skill of care staff, caliber of security, quality of food services, and general happiness of residents.

About Southern Care Assisted Living

Situated in the beautiful countryside of Tift County at 1934 Whiddon Mill Road, Southern Care Assisted Living is an assisted living community in Tifton, Ga., that offers assisted living and Alzheimer’s care services in a safe, attentive, homelike atmosphere. The facility, which is a short drive from Valdosta and Adel, Ga., is committed to serving the greatest generation with honor, respect, faith, and integrity. More information is available at southerncare.net or by calling (229) 386-CARE.

Southern Care Assisted Living is part of a family of nine senior living communities throughout the Southeast owned and/or operated by Legacy Senior Services, LLC, of Cleveland, Tenn. The parent company specializes in offering independent living, assisted living, and Alzheimer’s care services. It was founded in 2002 by Barry Ray and Bryan Cook, senior living industry veterans. More information is available at legacyss.com.

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"Once again, it is an affirmation of everything we do at Southern Care to provide high-quality assisted living and Alzheimer’s care services for our seniors and their loved ones in the greater Tifton area." Frank Sayles Jr., administrator of Southern Care Assisted Living
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About Legacy Village of Tifton - Tifton, GA

Situated in the beautiful countryside of Tift County at 1934 Whiddon Mill Road, Southern Care Assisted Living is an assisted living community in Tifton, Ga., that offers assisted living and Alzheimer’s care services in a safe, attentive, homelike atmosphere. The facility, which is a short drive from Valdosta and Adel, Ga., is committed to serving the greatest generation with honor, respect, faith and integrity. More information is available at legacytifton.net or by calling (229) 386-CARE.

Southern Care Assisted Living is part of a family of nine senior living communities throughout the Southeast owned and/or operated by Legacy Senior Living, LLC, of Cleveland, Tenn. The parent company specializes in offering independent living, assisted living, and Alzheimer’s care services. It was founded in 2002 by Barry Ray and Bryan Cook, senior living industry veterans. More information is available at legacyss.com.

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