With a population of 195,686 , Brownsville, Texas is relatively large city. There are 6 nursing homes in the city, which should give you a variety of choices. These facilities were awarded on average an overall grade of D. This is a sign that this city has some really poor nursing homes. While this city received a concerning city grade, we were relieved to find a few facilities in the city that didn't receive awful scores. If you aren't deterred by this place's report card, you can continue reading to find out about its category scores. This city's nursing homes surprisingly fared well in inspections for instance.
Despite receiving an abysmal overall grade, the nursing homes in Brownsville performed remarkably well in our inspections category. In fact, some of the nursing homes in the city received virtually flawless inspection reports this year. Consequently, we gave Brownsville one of our highest scores in that category with an A-. Inspection scores weigh several factors, including deficiencies, substantiated complaints and federal fines. You can learn more about each of these issues by obtaining copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. Surprisingly, this city also performed decently in the area of long-term care, where it earned a grade of B- in this category. Lastly, we gave Brownsville terrible grades in our nursing and short-term care areas respectively.