Newnan, Georgia is a medium size city with 84,721 people. It has only 3 nursing homes, which is not quite as many as we expected in a city of this size. We awarded the nursing homes here a strong city grade of B+. Even with just a couple of nursing homes, this is still an impressive city grade. In fact, this is one of the top twenty five rated cities in Georgia. This is also a reminder that this state has plenty of cities with excellent nursing homes. You can continue reading to learn more about how this city's nursing homes fared in our category grades.
In addition to receiving a strong overall grade, most of the facilities in Newnan performed remarkably well in our inspection category. In fact, we awarded Newnan an A for this category, which is one of our best scores. Arguably the most significant factor we consider in computing our inspection grades is deficiencies. Deficiencies can be found on a nursing home's inspection reports. Nursing homes with better scores in this area most likely dodged the more severe deficiencies involving patient abuse or death. In addition, the city performed especially well in our short-term care category as well. As a result, we awarded Newnan an A- in that category. Finally, Newnan were awarded a B for long-term care and a B- in the area of nursing.