Our data for Bristol, Tennessee is based on a single nursing home we found in the city. Unfortunately, this nursing home didn't fare well in our assessment. We awarded it a grade of F, which is a very poor score. Nationally, most nursing homes received a much higher grade than this place. We really don't have too many positive things to say about this place, but its best category grade was in the area of inspection reports. You can continue reading to find out about this.
This city's nursing home received an abysmal overall grade, but we wanted to point out its decent government inspections in recent years. We awarded it a C in this category. Inspection ratings are tied to several datapoints located in the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Deficiencies are a key item to look for on these inspections. Severe deficiencies indicate a risk to patient safety. This city's nursing grade appears to be its next best attribute. We gave it a C in this area. Lastly, Bristol received grades of C and D for our short-term care and long-term care categories respectively. Even with an otherwise respectable profile, a long-term care score this poor may be concerning for some people.