Elizabethton, Tennessee has just three nursing homes to choose from, so you have relatively limited options. This small group of facilities were awarded on average an overall grade of B-, which is a solid grade for the city. This is just about average by national standards, which is nothing to be ashamed of. You can continue reading to learn more about how this city's nursing homes performed in our category grades.
This city received a fairly ordinary overall grade, however, we really wanted to point out that some of the nursing homes in the city virtually perfect health inspections the past few years. We gave it an elite grade of A+ in this area. Our inspection grades account for a host of factors found on a nursing home's inspection reports. One of the most important criteria we weigh heavily is the quantity and severity of deficiencies. Nursing homes with better grades in this category tend to have few severe deficiencies. Elizabethton earned its second best score in the category of long-term care, where we gave it a grade of B-, which also isn't a bad grade. Lastly, Elizabethton received a B- for its short-term care grade and a C in the area of nursing.