With 58,923 people, Alexandria, Louisiana is a small city. There are only 3 nursing homes in the city, which doesn't offer you too many options. We awarded the nursing homes in this city city grade of C, which is not quite as high of a grade as we like. This city's city grade narrowly surpassed the city grade of nursing homes in the local city of Pineville, which received an abysmal city grade. If choosing between these cities, Alexandria looks like a better bet. You can continue reading to find more information about how this city's nursing homes were rated in our category grades.
While its overall score was somewhat average, this city performed remarkably well in our inspection category. In fact, we awarded Alexandria an A- for that category, which is one of our best scores. Inspection ratings take several factors into consideration, including deficiencies and substantiated complaints. You can find more information about each of these issues by obtaining copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. This city's second best score was in the area of long-term care, where we gave it a grade of B-. Finally, Alexandria earned abysmal grades for our nursing and short-term care categories respectively.