With 27,024 people, Dickson, Tennessee is a small city. There are only 2 nursing homes in the city, which doesn't give you too many options to choose from. This relatively small group of nursing homes here received a respectable city grade of B-. We also assessed the nursing homes in the nearby city of Mount Juliet. While we not raving about either city, we found the facilities in Dickson to be a better bet. This place is better in some categories than others, but it didn't have terrible scores in any of the major categories discussed below. Additional information about its category grades can be found in the next section.
This city's nursing homes' best category grade was in the area of long-term care. In this category, we gave Dickson a B+. For prospective residents seeking a permanent place to live rather than skilled nursing, long-term care grades are very important. Dickson earned a grade of B for our inspections category. In the last two categories, we gave Dickson slightly below average grades for our short-term care and nursing categories.