Columbus, Texas is an average size city with 6,712 people. It features only 2 nursing homes, which doesn't offer you too many options. These facilities received on average an overall grade of D. This is a sign that this city has some really poor nursing homes. We assessed the nursing homes in the nearby city of Katy, which also received a below average city grade of D. Both places received forgettable reviews in our assessment. If you aren't deterred by this place's report card, feel free to continue reading to find out about its category grades. This city's nursing homes actually fared well in the category of inspections for instance.
While its overall grade was as bad as it gets, we awarded this city a B+ for our inspections rating. This category clearly was not the reason for its alarming overall grade. These inspection scores take several factors into consideration, including deficiencies, substantiated complaints and federal fines. You can find more information about each of these items by reviewing copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. Shockingly, we also awarded this place a B for its long-term care grade. In our final two categories, the city earned abysmal grades for our nursing and short-term care categories respectively.