With just two nursing homes in the city, you only have a couple of options to choose from in Bridgeton, New Jersey. These nursing homes earned on average an overall grade of D. This reflects the fact that this city has some bottom end nursing homes. We also assessed the nursing homes in the nearby city of Elkton. While we not high on either city, we found the facilities in Bridgeton to be a bit better. Despite all of its shortcomings, one of the few highlights of this place's report card is its strong inspection rating. You can continue reading to find out about inspections and other category scores
This city's nursing homes received a terrible overall grade, however, we wanted to acknowledge its facilities strong health inspections the past few years. We awarded it a grade of B in this category. Inspection grades are based on pieces of information located in the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Deficiencies are a key item to look for on these reports. Most importantly, you should avoid facilities with severe deficiencies associated with endangerment of patients. Bridgeton also performed much better in our long-term care category, with a B for that category. In the other categories we looked at, the city received alarmingly low grades in our nursing and short-term care areas respectively.