Waterville, Maine offers only three nursing homes to choose from, so you don't have too many options to choose from. With a city grade of B, this city's nursing homes proved to be respectable options. This is an average city grade nationally, which is perfectly respectable. The best aspect of Waterville's impressive profile was its nursing homes' inspection scores. Inspection grades are discussed in the next paragraph
On top of having quality nursing homes on the whole, this place really excelled in the area of inspections, where it received a grade of A-. Very few cities earned a better grade in this category. Perhaps the most important factor we consider in calculating our inspection ratings is deficiencies. Deficiencies can be found on a facility's inspection reports. Facilities with higher grades in this category typically avoided the most severe deficiencies involving things like patient abuse. The city performed especially well in terms of its nursing grade as well. As a result, it received a grade of A- in this area. In the last two categories, we gave Waterville middle of the pack grades for our short-term care and long-term care areas.