There are just 2 nursing homes in Watertown, New York, providing for a relatively small population of 47,918 people. With a city grade of B-, you ought to be able to find a solid facility in the city. This is comparable with most of the places in the United States. One of the best aspects of this place's report card is its exemplary inspection rating, which you can find in the next section.
Despite receiving a somewhat average overall grade, this city's nursing homes performed spectacularly well in our inspections category. In fact, some of its facilities received almost flawless inspection reports this year. As a result, Watertown received one of our best scores in that area with a grade of A. These inspection grades take several factors into consideration, including deficiencies and substantiated complaints. You can learn more about each of these issues by obtaining copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. Watertown earned a B for our long-term care category. In the last two categories, Watertown received a B- for its nursing score and a grade of F in the area of short-term care. Even with an otherwise respectable performance, this city's poor short-term care grade may be a problem for people who need rehabilitation services..