With four nursing homes in the city, you only have a few options to choose from in Houma, Louisiana. This city's nursing homes were awarded a city grade of B-. This is a middle of the pack grade compared to other places in the country. Please continue reading to learn more about how this city's nursing homes were rated in our category grades.
While its overall rating was somewhat average, this city performed extremely well in our inspection category. In fact, we awarded it an A for that category, which is one of our highest scores. Inspection ratings weigh a host of factors found on a nursing home's inspection report. One key criteria we weigh heavily is the number and severity of deficiencies. Facilities with better grades in this area usually have very few severe deficiencies. In addition, Houma also received strong long-term care grade where it earned a grade of B+ in this area. In the other categories we looked at, Houma earned a grade of C for short-term care and a grade of D in the area of nursing. In spite of an otherwise respectable profile, a nursing grade of this caliber may be an ominous sign for levels of nurse staffing.