With a population of 33,406 , Tarpon Springs, Florida is a small city. There are just 3 nursing homes there, which doesn't offer you too many options to choose from. We gave the nursing homes here an excellent city grade of B+. Even with only a few nursing homes, this is still an impressive city grade. This is a well above average grade with the overwhelming majority of places receiving a lower score. This place's strong profile was highlighted by its nursing homes' inspection ratings, which we will address in the next paragraph.
As mentioned above, this city received a great overall grade, but we also wanted to emphasize that some of its facilities received virtually perfect health inspections in recent years. We awarded Tarpon Springs an impressive grade of A- in this area. Our inspection grades are tied to several datapoints located in the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Places that score well in this category have few deficiencies on those reports. Most importantly, these facilities generally do not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with endangerment of patients. In addition, Tarpon Springs performed especially well in the area of long-term care as well. As a result, it received an A- in that area. Wrapping up its phenomenal profile, the city received grades of A- and B for our short-term care and nursing areas respectively.