Chickasha, Oklahoma is a medium size city with 19,936 people. The city features only 2 nursing homes, which does not offer you too many options. This city's nursing homes were given a decent city grade of B-. By way of comparison, we gave the nursing homes in the local city of Lawton a city grade of D, which is a very poor grade. Clearly, we found the facilities in Chickasha to be rated much higher than the ones in Lawton. Please continue reading to find more information about how this city's nursing homes performed in our category grades.
While its overall grade was somewhat average, we awarded this city's nursing homes an A for our inspections rating. Perhaps the most important factor we consider in calculating our inspection ratings is deficiencies. Deficiencies can be found on a facility's recent inspection reports. Facilities with better scores in this category most likely avoided the most severe deficiencies involving things like patient abuse. Chickasha also received strong nursing rating where it earned a B in this category. In the last two categories, Chickasha earned a B for long-term care and a C in the area of short-term care.