With a population of 20,653 people, Pell City, Alabama is a relatively small city. There are just 3 nursing homes in the city, which does not give you too many options to choose from. With a city grade of B-, you should be able to find a solid facility in the city. For comparison's sake, we also assessed the facilities in the nearby city of Bessemer, which received a city grade of B-. WHile neither city really stood out, both cities would likely be good options for most people. You can continue reading to find more information about how this city's nursing homes were rated in our category grades.
This city's nursing homes received a fairly ordinary overall grade, but we really would like to point out that some of the nursing homes in the city nearly flawless health inspections the past few years. We awarded it an elite grade of A- in this category. Arguably the most significant factor we look at in determining our inspection grades is deficiencies. Deficiencies can be found on a nursing home's inspection reports. Nursing homes with better scores in this area most likely avoided the most severe deficiencies involving health risks or even death. In addition, Pell City also received an impressive long-term care rating where it earned a grade of B+ in this category. In the last two categories, we awarded the city a grade of B- for nursing and a C in short-term care.