Caring for your loved ones needs. 


Skilled nursing and long-term care services are ideal for those who require extended, specialized care after a hospital stay. Our highly skilled professionals treat all patients with dignity and respect, helping them return to an optimal level of functionality.

Parkside Ellijay is dedicated to making each patient’s experience as hassle-free as possible and offers extended admission hours, even during weekends.




Homelike setting

Our community is dedicated to making your stay comfortable and pleasant, with flat-panel televisions, cable access, community-wide Wi-Fi and scheduled transportation. Your stay also includes dietary consultations, daily housekeeping, laundry services and assistance with everyday activities.

Treatment goals

Our program allows participants to view and track their progress, gaining encouragement and momentum while in therapy.

Personalized plan

A team of highly skilled professionals evaluate a participant’s needs and determine the best treatment plan for improvement. As a participant progresses, our team adjusts his or her plan.

What to bring

Medicare card
Supplemental insurance card
State ID or driver’s license
Social Security card
Power of attorney documents
Advance directive or living will documents
Completed Medicaid application if applicable

What to pack

7 changes of wash-and-wear clothes (elastic bands are recommended)
4 changes of night garments
7 changes of undergarments
7 pairs of socks
1 robe
Walking shoes
Nonskid slippers
Dental care products
Comb and hairbrush
Other desired toiletry items
Favorite pillow or throw
Books or reading material
Favorite pictures

Specific qualifying guidelines may apply. Skilled nursing and long-term care are primarily covered under Medicare Part A and supplemental private or commercial insurance, as well as Medicaid.