With two nursing homes in the city, you only have a few options to choose from in Jacksonville, Texas. These facilities received on average an overall grade of D. This is a sign that this city has some really bad nursing homes. We assessed the facilities in the nearby city of Longview, which also received a below average city grade of D. Both of these places received forgettable reports in our assessment. Nevertheless, this city surprisingly performed well in our inspections category, which you can find more information about below.
While the city's overall rating was as bad as it gets, we awarded this city's nursing homes an A for our inspections rating. Our inspection grades are tied to pieces of information located in the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Deficiencies are a key thing to look for on these reports. Most importantly, you should avoid nursing homes with severe deficiencies associated with risks to resident well being. The next category we assessed was long-term care, where Jacksonville received a grade of just D. In the other categories we looked at, Jacksonville received abysmal grades for our short-term care and nursing categories respectively.