With 341,043 people, Saint Petersburg, Florida is a fairly large metropolitan area. There are 16 nursing homes in the city, which provides you with a variety of options to choose from. This city received a city grade of B based on its overall nursing home quality. This is an average city grade nationally, which is nothing to be ashamed of. You can continue reading to learn more about how this city's nursing homes fared in our category grades.
In addition to performing well in its overall grade, this city performed remarkably well in the area of inspections. In fact, some of the nursing homes in the city received almost perfect inspection reports this year. As a result, the city received one of our highest ratings in that category with an A-. Inspection ratings account for a host of factors included in a nursing home's inspection report. One key criteria we look at is the quantity and severity of deficiencies. Places with higher grades in this category typically have few severe deficiencies. The city also received strong long-term care rating where it earned a grade of B+ in this category. Finally, Saint Petersburg were awarded a B for nursing and a B- in the area of short-term care.