Skowhegan, Maine has just two nursing homes to choose from, which is not a ton of options. These nursing homes here earned this place a good city grade of B. This is an average city grade nationally, which is nothing to be ashamed of. 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, most of the nursing homes in Skowhegan performed remarkably well in our inspection category. In fact, we awarded it an A for that category, which is one of our best scores. Inspection grades are based on several datapoints found on the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Facilities that receive favorable grades in this area typically have few deficiencies on their reports. Most importantly, these facilities should not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with risks to patient safety. Skowhegan also received one of our better scores in our short-term care category, with a grade of B+. Wrapping up its report card, the city received grades of B and D for our nursing and long-term care categories respectively. For the most part, we were pleased with this place's category scores, but it really struggled in our long-term care category.