There are 6 nursing homes in Pueblo, Colorado, servicing a population of 151,815 people. We gave this city a city grade of B- based on the quality of its nursing homes. This is just about in the middle of the pack by national standards, which is perfectly respectable. This city was stronger in some categories than others, but it didn't have terrible grades in any of our major categories. More information about these categories can be found in the next paragraph.
We wanted to note that this city's inspection score outpaced its overall grade. In fact, we awarded Pueblo a grade of B for its inspection rating, which is one of our higher scores. Our inspection scores account for a host of factors found on a facility's inspection reports. One of the most important criteria we look at is the number and severity of deficiencies. Facilities with higher scores in this category usually have very few severe deficiencies. The city earned a B for its. Finally, the city earned a B for its short-term care grade and a C for long-term care.