There are two nursing homes in Lucedale, Mississippi, which at least gives you a few choices. This city received a city grade of B- for an overall score. We also looked at the nursing homes in the nearby city of Biloxi. We found the nursing homes in Lucedale to be rated much higher than the ones in Biloxi. Please continue reading to learn more about how this city's nursing homes fared in our category grades.
While the nursing homes in Lucedale received a middle of the road overall grade, its inspection grade is better than the city's overall score. Due to some of its facilities receiving favorable inspection reports this year, Lucedale received one of our better scores in this category with a B+. Inspection scores account for a host of factors included in a nursing home's inspection report. One key criteria we weigh heavily is the quantity and severity of deficiencies. Facilities with higher scores in this area typically have few severe deficiencies. In addition, Lucedale also excelled in the category of government short-term care with a grade of B. Finally, this place were awarded a B in our long-term care category and a B- in the area of nursing.