Cost of Assisted Living in Georgia
According to the 2012 A Place for Mom Senior Living Costs Survey, the median monthly cost to live in an assisted living one bedroom apartment in Georgia is $2,962.
A Place for Mom uses the term “assisted living” to indicate that the community provides some level of assistance with daily living activities. It is not intended to indicate that the facility meets official state requirements for level of care.
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Assisted Living Rules and Regulations in Georgia
There is a lot to consider when it comes to choosing an assisted living community for yourself or a loved one. Many states offer insight into licensed communities and their detailed history, but the access to that information differs in each state. Take a closer look at accessibility and transparency of assisted living records in Georgia.
Public Records and License Status
With one of the more user friendly sites, Georgia provides a high level of accessibility and transparency in assisted living records. To find records and detailed information about licensed facilities in Georgia visit GAMap2Care and then select “GAMap2Care” and then choose “Search for Personal Care Homes”.
Violations and Resident Protection
Georgia provides an online list of licensed assisted living facilities in a searchable format. In the same place, consumers can search for a facility’s inspection results, survey results, complaints and violations. Both the list of licensed assisted living facilities and the violations are updated regularly (within 90 days).
While the state does not provide information about special licensing, payment types accepted at facilities or the price of a facility, they do show capacity information and contact information. Inspections are completed every 24 months and the state of Georgia can fine a facility.