With a population of 27,468 , Washington, North Carolina is a small city. There are just 2 nursing homes in the city, which does not provide you with too many choices. Unfortunately, the nursing homes in this city received a city grade of D, which is a terrible grade at the city level. Despite this discouraging city grade, this city still had one nursing home that did not receive a terrible score. If you aren't deterred by this city's profile, feel free to continue reading to find out about its nursing homes' category grades. This city's nursing homes surprisingly received a strong grade in inspections for example.
While its overall score was terrible, we awarded this city's nursing homes a B+ for our inspections rating. This category obviously wasn't the source of this place's concerning overall grade. Inspection scores are based on many pieces of information located in the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Deficiencies are a key thing to look for on these inspections. Most importantly, you should avoid facilities that have severe deficiencies linked to endangerment of patients. Surprisingly, we also awarded Washington a grade of B- for its short-term care grade. In the other categories we looked at, we awarded the city alarmingly low grades for our nursing and long-term care categories respectively.