There are nine nursing homes in Winston Salem, North Carolina, which gives you some options to choose from. This city's nursing homes were awarded a city grade of B-. By way of comparison, we awarded the nursing homes in the local city of Kernersville a city grade of C, which is lower score. Although the two cities were relatively close, we found the facilities in Winston Salem to be a better bet. You can continue reading to find more information about how this city's nursing homes fared in our category grades.
While its overall score was fairly ordinary, this city's nursing homes performed extremely well in our inspection category. In fact, we awarded the city an A- for that category, which is one of our highest scores. Inspection ratings account for several factors found on a facility's inspection reports. One key criteria we weigh heavily is the number and severity of deficiencies. Places with higher grades in this area typically have very few severe deficiencies. In addition, Winston Salem also received an impressive long-term care rating where it earned a B in this area. In the other categories we looked at, Winston Salem earned a grade of B- for its nursing rating and a C for short-term care.