With a population of 44,788 people, Crestview, Florida is a relatively small city. There are only 2 nursing homes in the city, which doesn't offer you too many choices. The nursing homes here received a world class city grade of A-. Even with only a couple of nursing homes, this is still quite an achievement. We also assessed the facilities in the nearby city of Fort Walton Beach, which received a city grade of B. As good as the nursing homes are in Fort Walton Beach, we found Crestview to be in a totally different league. This place's strong profile was highlighted by its nursing homes' inspection grades, which you can find in the next section.
To pair with its great overall grade, we awarded this city an A+ in our inspections rating. Inspection grades weigh a host of factors included in a nursing home's inspection reports. One key criteria we look at is the quantity and severity of deficiencies. Facilities with higher scores in this category usually have few severe deficiencies. Crestview earned a B+ for the city's long-term care rating. Rounding out its report card, Crestview earned a B+ for short-term care and a B for nursing. Crestview didn't have any weak links as far as we could tell.