There are only 3 nursing homes located in Waycross, Georgia, providing for a population of 36,692 people. We gave this city a city grade of B for overall nursing home quality. This is an average city grade nationally, which is perfectly respectable. You can continue reading to learn more about how this city's nursing homes fared in our category grades.
As mentioned above, this city's nursing homes received a strong overall grade, but we especially wanted to emphasize that some of the city's nursing homes received virtually flawless health inspections in recent years. We awarded Waycross an elite grade of A in this area. Inspection grades weigh a host of factors included in a nursing home's inspection reports. One of the most important criteria we weigh heavily is the quantity and severity of deficiencies. Nursing homes with better scores in this category tend to have few severe deficiencies. In addition, Waycross also received an impressive long-term care grade where it earned a B+ in this area. Finally, we gave the city slightly below average grades for our short-term care and nursing categories.