With 17 nursing homes to choose from in Washington, District of Columbia, you ought to be able to find what you are looking for. This place's nursing homes were awarded a good city grade of B. We also assessed the nursing homes in the nearby city of Arlington, which received a city grade of B-. While there is nothing wrong with this grade, we found the nursing homes Washington to be better on the whole. You can continue reading to learn more about how this city's nursing homes fared in our category grades.
One of the reasons Washington performed well overall is that many of its nursing homes fared well in our long-term care category with a B+. For patients in need of a permanent residence as opposed to skilled nursing, long-term care is a very important category. The city also received strong nursing score with a B+ in this category. Rounding out its quality report card, we gave Washington a B+ in our inspections category and a B for short-term care. We found this city to be strong in each category we assessed.