With just two nursing homes in the city, there are only a couple of options to choose from in Minden, Louisiana. Sadly, the nursing homes here received a city grade of D, which is an abysmal score at the city level. We assessed the individual nursing homes in the city and we didn't see any great options as not a single nursing home in the city received an above average grade. If you aren't deterred by this city's report card, you can continue reading to learn more about its nursing homes' category scores. This city's nursing homes surprisingly received a strong grade in the category of inspections for instance.
Despite receiving a terrible overall grade, the nursing homes in Minden performed spectacularly well in the area of inspections. In fact, some of its facilities received almost flawless inspection reports this year. As a result, Minden received one of our best ratings in that category with an A. Arguably the most important factor we consider in computing our inspection ratings is deficiencies. Deficiencies are found on a nursing home's recent inspection reports. It is generally in your best interest to avoid facilities that have too many deficiencies. Surprisingly, Minden performed respectably in our long-term care category as well, where it received a B- for that category. In our final two categories, the city received alarmingly low grades for our nursing and short-term care areas respectively.