With three nursing homes in the city, you only have a couple of choices in New Bern, North Carolina. Sadly, the nursing homes here received a city grade of D, which is a very weak score at the city level. Despite this alarming city grade, New Bern had a couple of nursing homes that received a grade of C or better. None of these facilities were given elite scores, but they may be worth considering nonetheless. We really don't have too many positive things to say about this place's facilities, but they did receive surprisingly strong inspection scores. You can scroll down to learn more about inspections and other category grades.
While its overall grade was abysmal, this city's performed well in our inspection category. In fact, we awarded it a B for that category, which is one of our better grades. Our inspection ratings weigh several factors included in a facility's inspection reports. One of the most important criteria we weigh heavily is the number and severity of deficiencies. You should avoid places with too many deficiencies flagged. The city shockingly also performed much better in our short-term care category, where it earned a grade of B for that category. Finally, New Bern received a B- in our nursing category and a grade of F for long-term care. Even with otherwise respectable category grades, this city's poor long-term care rating could be an issue for many people.