With 9,233 people, Williamsport, Maryland is a small city. There are only 2 nursing homes there, which does not offer you too many choices. We gave this city a respectable city grade of B- based on the quality of its nursing homes. This is just about in the middle of the pack by national standards, which is perfectly respectable. This city's profile is also very consistent as it did not receive a single poor category grade either. You can find more information about these in the next section.
This city's overall grade was propped up by its favorable long-term care score. We gave them one of our better grades in this category, with a B. In a long-term care setting, the nursing home's primary objective is to keep patients as healthy and safe as possible. This is different than skilled nursing or short-term care where the goal is to rehabilitate patients. In addition, Williamsport also excelled in the category of short-term care with a B. Lastly, Williamsport received a B for its nursing rating and a B- in the area of inspections.