With a population of 42,131 , Starkville, Mississippi is a small city. There are just 2 nursing homes there, which doesn't offer you too many choices. Sadly, this city received a city grade of D, which is a sign that these nursing homes generally did not receive good grades in our assessment. We assessed the facilities in the nearby city of Tupelo, which also received a city grade of D. Both of these places received forgettable reviews from us. If you aren't deterred by this city's report card, you can continue reading to find out about its category grades. This city's nursing homes surprisingly received a strong grade in inspections for example.
While its overall score was awful, we awarded this city's nursing homes a B for our inspections rating. This category obviously was not the source of this place's alarming overall grade. Inspection scores take several factors into consideration, including deficiencies and substantiated complaints. You can learn more about each of these factors by obtaining copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. Surprisingly, we also awarded this city a respectable grade of B- for our short-term care category. Lastly, Starkville earned a grade of C for its long-term care score and a grade of C in nursing.