With a population of 9,721 , Bolivar, Tennessee is a relatively small city. There are just 2 nursing homes there, which doesn't provide you with too many options. We gave the nursing homes here a superb city grade of A-. Even with just a few facilities, this is still a great achievement. We also assessed the nursing homes in the nearby city of Cordova, which which also appears to be a strong option. However, we found the facilities in Bolivar to be rated even higher than the ones in Cordova. We were so impressed with Bolivar that we ranked it as one of the top 500 cities in the United States.
In addition to receiving a strong overall grade, most of the nursing homes in Bolivar performed spectacularly well in our inspection category. In fact, we awarded the city an A+ for that category, which is one of our highest scores. These inspection ratings take several factors into consideration, including deficiencies and federal fines. You can find more information about each of these items by reviewing copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. The city performed extremely well in the area of long-term care as well. As a result, it received a grade of A- in this area. Finally, Bolivar received a B for nursing and a grade of B- in short-term care.