There are eight facilities in Mesquite, Texas, which gives you a decent number of choices. This place's nursing homes were awarded a city grade of B-. This is a middle of the road score compared to other places in the nation. One of the major highlights of this place's profile is its stellar inspection reports, which we will address in the next paragraph.
This city received a fairly ordinary overall grade, but we really would like to point out that some of the nursing homes in the city nearly flawless health inspections in recent years. We gave it an impressive grade of A in this category. We take several aspects of a facility's inspection report into consideration in determining these inspection grades. One key factor is deficiencies. You should keep in mind that the severity of these deficiencies is usually more meaningful than the number of deficiencies, as some deficiencies can be quite insignificant. This city's next best category is long-term care, where it received a B- in this area. Finally, we gave Mesquite middle of the pack grades for our nursing and short-term care categories.