With two nursing homes in the city, there are only a few choices in Bardstown, Kentucky. The nursing homes in this city received an excellent city grade of B+. Even with only a couple of nursing homes, this is still a great sign. For comparison's sake, we also looked at the facilities in the nearby city of Georgetown. We found the facilities in Bardstown to be rated much higher than the ones in Georgetown. 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, the nursing homes in Bardstown performed extremely well in our inspection category. In fact, we awarded the city an A for this category, which is one of our highest scores. We weigh several aspects of a nursing home's inspection report in calculating these inspection grades. One key factor is deficiencies. You should keep in mind that the severity of these deficiencies is arguably more meaningful than the quantity of deficiencies, as some of these end up being quite insignificant. Bardstown also really excelled in the area of short-term care, where we gave it an A. Rounding out its quality report card, the city received a grade of B for its long-term care rating and a grade of B in the area of nursing. This city really didn't have any weak links based on our assessment.