With 29,133 people, Corinth, Mississippi is a small city. There are just 3 nursing homes there, which does not offer you too many options to choose from. While it only has a couple of nursing homes, this city received a world class city grade of A-. In fact, this is one of the top 250 cities in the nation. This is impressive considering we assessed thousands of cities around the country. This place's strong report card was highlighted by its nursing homes' inspection grades, which we will address in the next section.
In addition to performing well in its overall grade, this city performed spectacularly well in the category of inspections. In fact, some of its facilities received virtually perfect inspection reports this year. Consequently, we awarded it one of our highest scores in that area with an A+. Inspection grades are based on many datapoints found on the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Facilities that receive favorable grades in this category tend to have very few deficiencies on those reports. Most importantly, these places should not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with risks to patient safety. Corinth also performed spectacularly well in our long-term care category, where it earned an A- for this area. Wrapping up its top notch profile, Corinth earned grades of A- and B+ for our short-term care and nursing areas respectively.