Heber Springs, Arkansas offers only two nursing homes to choose from, so you have relatively limited options. We gave this city a city grade of B for overall nursing home quality. In fact, this place's city grade was far better than the city grade of nursing homes in the local city of Little Rock. While this grade are not that bad, we found Heber Springs to be in a totally different league. You can continue reading to learn more about how this city's nursing homes fared in our category grades.
In addition to performing well overall, the nursing homes in Heber Springs received very good inspection reports this year. For this reason, Heber Springs received one of our higher grades in this area with a B+. We take several aspects of a facility's inspection report into consideration in computing these inspection grades. One key factor is deficiencies. You should keep in mind that the severity of deficiencies is arguably more important than the number of deficiencies, as some deficiencies are quite insignificant. Heber Springs also received strong short-term care score with a B in this category. In the other categories we looked at, we gave Heber Springs a B for its nursing grade and a B- in the area of long-term care.