Thomaston, Georgia is a medium size city with 23,490 people. It has only 3 nursing homes, which doesn't give you too many options. We gave this city a city grade of C based on the quality of its nursing homes. This is not a great city grade. We found that most cities received a B or higher, leaving Thomaston on the wrong side of average. One of the highlights of this place's report card is its nursing homes' impressive inspection grades, which is addressed in the following paragraph.
This city's best category grade came in the area of inspections. In that category, we gave Thomaston a B+. Our inspection ratings account for several factors included in a nursing home's inspection report. One key criteria we rely on is the number and severity of deficiencies. Nursing homes with higher scores in this category typically have few severe deficiencies. The next best score we gave this city in any category was its long-term care rating, where it received a C. In our final two categories, Thomaston received rock bottom grades for our short-term care and nursing areas respectively.