With 60,135 people, Easley, South Carolina is a relatively small city. There are only 2 nursing homes there, which doesn't offer you too many choices. The relatively small number of nursing homes in this city received a city grade of C, which is not a great grade at the city level. This grade is below average by national standards. One of the highlights of this place's report card is its nursing homes' impressive inspection scores, which is addressed in the next section.
It should also be noted that this city's inspection rating was superior to its overall grade. In fact, we awarded Easley a B+ for its inspection score, which is one of our better scores. Inspection scores weigh a host of factors found on a facility's inspection reports. One of the most important criteria we consider is the quantity and severity of deficiencies. Nursing homes with better scores in this category tend to have few severe deficiencies. Easley's second best score came in our short-term care category, where it earned a B-. Finally, this place received slightly below average grades for our nursing and long-term care areas.