We looked at the only nursing home in Naugatuck, Connecticut. We awarded the city's sole nursing home a grade of C, so it may be worth looking at. For comparison's sake, we also assessed the facilities in the nearby city of Wallingford. With Wallingford receiving an awful city grade, we found the nursing home in Naugatuck to be in a totally different league than most of the nursing homes in Wallingford. The best part of this nursing home's profile was its stellar inspection reports. Inspection reports are discussed in the next paragraph.
Despite receiving a somewhat average overall grade, this city's sole nursing home performed remarkably well in our inspections category. In fact, it received a nearly perfect inspection report this year. As a result, we awarded it one of our best grades in that area with an A. Inspection scores are based on datapoints located in the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Facilities that receive favorable grades in this category typically have few deficiencies on their reports. Most importantly, these facilities generally do not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with risks to patient safety. This city received its second best grade in the area of short-term care. We awarded this nursing home a B- in this category, which is decent. Lastly, Naugatuck received middle of the road grades in our nursing and long-term care categories.