Older Adults

Older Adult Services at St. Mary's Hospital, Athens, Georgia

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And much more

  • Direct Admission – Our pre-registered older adult patients experience a quicker check-in process.

  • Mission Services – Qualified chaplains provide spiritual care and patient representatives are advocates for older adult patients. 100 Percent line is available 24 hours a day to voice compliments and concerns about care

  • Hospitalist Program – Athens’ first hospitalist program. If your physician uses this service, your care will be supervised by a board-certified hospitalist while you are an inpatient at St. Mary’s. Our hospitalists are specially trained in the health care needs of hospital patients. A hospitalist is on site 24 hours a day. Our hospitalist team works closely with your physician to ensure high quality care and a smooth transition after your discharge.

  • Support Groups – Joint Support Group for those living with arthritis; Stroke Support Group for those who have survived stroke. Caregivers, adult family members welcome. (706) 389-2900.

Services for Older Adults Contact Information:

Main Contact Information:

1230 Baxter Street
Athens, GA 30606-3791
(706) 389-3000

Rehabilitation and Wellness Center

2470 Daniells Bridge Rd, just off GA 316
(706) 389-3355

Care Alert

(706) 389-3296
(800) 559-7811

Highland Hills/Center for Alzheimer’s
and Dementia Care

1660 Jennings Mill Rd
(706) 353-8840

Home Health Care/Hospice Services

(706) 389-2273
(800) 822-3381

Support Groups

(706) 389-2900

At St. Mary’s, we know it’s not just about living longer – it’s about living better.

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