Erwin, Tennessee is an average size city with 12,750 people. The city has only 3 nursing homes, which does not provide you with too many options. Despite only having a couple of nursing homes, this city's nursing homes received an excellent city grade of B+. For comparison's sake, we also looked at the facilities in the nearby city of Boone, which received a city grade of B-. While there's nothing wrong with this grade, we found the facilities Erwin to be better on the whole. Topping off a great profile, Erwin is one of the twenty five highest rated cities in the state of Tennessee. This is also a reminder that Tennessee has plenty of cities with high quality nursing homes.
In addition to receiving a strong overall grade, most of the nursing homes in Erwin performed spectacularly well in our inspection category. In fact, we awarded Erwin a grade of A+ for that category, which is one of our best scores. Inspection scores weigh several factors, including deficiencies, substantiated complaints and federal fines. You can learn more about each of these factors by reviewing copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. The city earned a B+ in the area of long-term care. In our final two categories, this place received a grade of B in our nursing category and a grade of B- in short-term care.