Chambersburg, Pennsylvania offers seven nursing homes to choose from, which is not a bad selection. Impressively, the nursing homes here received a strong city grade of B+. For comparison's sake, we also assessed the facilities in the nearby city of Carlisle, which received a city grade of B-. While there is nothing wrong with this grade, we found the facilities Chambersburg to be better on the whole. You can continue reading to learn more about how this city's nursing homes fared in our category grades.
As mentioned above, this city received a great overall grade, but we especially wanted to emphasize that some of its facilities received nearly perfect health inspections in recent years. We awarded Chambersburg an elite grade of A- for this category. Arguably the most critical factor we look at in calculating our inspection grades is deficiencies. These deficiencies can be found on a facility's inspection reports. Places with higher scores in this category most likely avoided the most severe deficiencies involving things like patient abuse. Chambersburg also excelled in the category of government nursing with a grade of B+. Wrapping up its quality report card, Chambersburg earned strong scores for our short-term care and long-term care areas as well.