Phenix City, Alabama is a medium size city with 59,744 people. The city features only 2 nursing homes, which doesn't provide you with too many options. While this place didn't have a ton of nursing homes, this city's nursing homes received an excellent city grade of B+. In fact, this city's city grade was even better than the city grade of nursing homes in the local city of Columbus. This is especially impressive in light of the fact that we awarded those nursing homes in Columbus a city grade of B, which is actually a good grade in its own right. You can continue reading to learn more about how this city's nursing homes fared in our category grades.
In addition to performing well in its overall grade, most of the nursing homes in Phenix City performed spectacularly well in terms of its inspection grade. In fact, some of its facilities received virtually perfect inspection reports this year. As a result, the city received one of our highest ratings in that category with an A. Inspection scores weigh a host of factors included in a nursing home's inspection report. One of the most important criteria we weigh heavily is the quantity and severity of deficiencies. Nursing homes with better grades in this area typically have very few of these severe deficiencies. In addition, we also awarded Phenix City an A in our long-term care category. Rounding out its profile, this place received grades of A- and C for our nursing and short-term care areas respectively. Setting aside its short-term care rating, this place's three other categories were just about as good as it gets.