There are only 2 nursing homes in Dahlonega, Georgia, servicing a population of 25,296 people. With a city grade of B, this city's nursing homes turned out to be good options. We also looked at the facilities in the nearby city of Roswell. We found the facilities in Dahlonega to be rated much higher than the ones in Roswell. This place's nursing homes were better in some categories than others, but it didn't have any weak links in any of our four major categories. More information about these categories is available in the next paragraph.
This city's nursing homes received a strong overall grade, but we especially wanted to point out that some of the city's facilities received nearly flawless health inspections the past few years. We awarded Dahlonega an impressive grade of A+ in this category. Inspection grades weigh several factors found on a nursing home's inspection report. One of the most important criteria we weigh heavily is the quantity and severity of deficiencies. Places with higher grades in this category usually have few of these severe deficiencies. In addition, Dahlonega also fared well in the category of short-term care with a B. Lastly, we gave Dahlonega slightly below average grades for our long-term care and nursing categories.