Departments at Candler County Hospital

Welcome to Candler County Hospital. Thank you for choosing your local hospital for your healthcare needs. We look forward to serving you and your family. Our staff is composed of dedicated, compassionate people who are committed to our mission to anchor our Community by providing exceptional healthcare services and outcomes for every patient, every time. Our Vision is be the healthcare provider and employer of choice for our Community.

We believe that we can fulfill this mission and vision through our motto: Exceptional Care Every Time, Right at Home!


Phone:  912-685-1772

Michael Purvis, FACHE Chief Executive Officer

Will Bennett, CPA Chief Financial Officer

Linda G. Coleman, MSN, RN, Chief Nursing Officer

Jada Clark, Administrative Assistant

Case Management

Phone:  912-685-1799

Ashley Burke, Social Services

Education and Performance Improvement

Phone:  912-685-1762

Sally Powell, MSN, RN, Director of Education and Performance Improvement

Emergency Department

Phone:  912-685-1727

Denese Callaway, RN, Emergency Department Manager

Human Resources

Phone:  912-685-1718

Kim Anthony, Human Resource Manager

Infection Control

Phone:  912-685-1762

Sally Powell,  MSN, RN, Infection Practitioner, Employee Health & Education

Inpatient Care

Phone:  912-685-1735

Denese Callaway, MSN, RN, Inpatient Manager

Intensive Care Unit

Phone:  912-685-1120

Denese Callaway, MSN, RN


Phone:  912-685-1103

Jennifer Smith,  Laboratory Director

Medical Records

Phone:  912-685-1751

Georgia Perry, CCS, CPC, COC, Medical Records Manager

Medical Staff Services

Dr. Michael Williams, Hospital Chief of Staff

Nutrition Services

Phone:  912-685-1798

Thomas Ames


Phone:  912-685-1228

Cheryl Allen, RPh, Pharmacy Manager, Pharmacist

Public Relations

Phone:  912-685-1785

Marty Ray, Director Public Relations

Quality & Risk Management

Quality Management

Phone:  912-685-1126

Linda G. Coleman MSN, RN Quality Manager

Risk Management

Phone:  912-685-1126

Linda G. Coleman MSN, RN Risk Manager

Radiology & Imaging

Phone:  912-685-1713

Kelly Morris, RT ( R ), CNMT, Radiology Manager

Registration & Billing

Phone:  912-685-1783  

Linda Kelly, MA, PAS, PAC, Registration Supervisor



Phone:  912-685-1713

Shakita Holloway, Respiratory Manager

Social Services

Phone:  912-685-1151

Kym Bowman, Swing Bed Coordinator