There are just 3 nursing homes in Phillipsburg, New Jersey, servicing a population of 29,840 people. This city's nursing homes received a phenomenal city grade of A-, so what this place lacks in quantity, it makes up for in quality. We found this city grade was considerably better than the city grade of C received by the nearby city of East Stroudsburg. Although that isn't an awful grade, Phillipsburg appears to be on a whole other level. This place's strong report card was highlighted by its nursing homes' inspection scores, which you can find in the next paragraph.
To go along with its strong overall grade, we awarded this city an A+ in our inspections category. Inspection ratings weigh a host of factors found on a nursing home's inspection report. One key criteria we rely on is the number and severity of deficiencies. Facilities with higher scores in this area tend to have few severe deficiencies. In addition, Phillipsburg earned a grade of B+ for the city's short-term care rating. Wrapping up its strong profile, Phillipsburg received a B+ for its nursing rating and a grade of B in the area of long-term care. This city really didn't have any weak links as far as we could tell.