With 17,252 people, Hazard, Kentucky is a small city. There are only 2 nursing homes in the city, which doesn't give you too many choices. This relatively small group of facilities received on average an overall grade of B, which is a quality score for the city. This is as good or better than the city grade of the average city in the United States. You can continue reading to learn more about how this city's nursing homes fared in our category grades.
On top of receiving a favorable overall grade, the nursing homes in Hazard received strong inspection rating. In fact, we awarded the city a grade of B+ in this area. Perhaps the most critical factor we look at in determining our inspection scores is deficiencies. These deficiencies can be found on a facility's recent inspection reports. Facilities with better scores in this category most likely avoided the more severe deficiencies involving things like patient abuse. In addition, Hazard earned a B+ for its. Wrapping up its profile, we awarded the city strong grades for our nursing and short-term care areas as well.