There are just 2 nursing homes located in Rockport, Texas, providing for a population of 19,364 people. We awarded the nursing homes in this city an excellent city grade of B+. Even with only a few facilities, this is still an impressive city grade. In fact, Rockport is one of the 500 best cities in the country. This is impressive considering we assessed thousands of cities around the country. This city's nursing homes were better in some categories than others, but it didn't have any weak links in any of our major categories discussed below. Additional information about these categories is available in the next section.
To go along with its great overall grade, we awarded this city an A+ for our inspections category. Inspection scores are tied to datapoints located in the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Places that excel in this area typically have very few deficiencies on those reports. Most importantly, these facilities should not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with endangerment of patients. In addition, we also awarded Rockport an A- for our long-term care rating. In the other categories we looked at, we gave the city a B in our short-term care category and a grade of C in the area of nursing.