There are surprisingly only 3 nursing homes in Gulfport, Mississippi, servicing a population of 83,530 people. This city's nursing homes received a strong city grade of B+, so what this city lacks in quantity, it makes up for by having high quality nursing homes. In fact, this is one of the top fifteen rated cities in the state of Mississippi. In particular, we wanted to make you aware that there is one really elite facility in the city. This is most likely where we would begin our search in this city.
In addition to performing well in its overall grade, this city's nursing homes performed especially well in the area of inspections. In fact, some of the nursing homes in the city received nearly flawless inspection reports this year. As a result, Gulfport received one of our highest grades in that category with a grade of A+. Inspection scores take several factors into consideration, including deficiencies, substantiated complaints and federal fines. You can learn more about each of these items by reviewing copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. The city performed remarkably well in the area of long-term care as well. Consequently, we awarded it an A- in that area. In the other categories we looked at, we gave Gulfport middle of the pack grades for our nursing and short-term care areas.