With two nursing homes in the city, there are only a couple of choices in Newport, Vermont. The nursing homes in this city received a phenomenal city grade of A-. Even with only a few nursing homes, this is still quite an achievement. In fact, Newport is one of the three highest rated cities in the state of Vermont. This place's strong profile was highlighted by its nursing homes' inspection grades, which you can find in the next section.
In addition to performing well in its overall grade, most of the facilities in Newport performed extremely well in the area of inspections. In fact, some of its facilities received nearly flawless inspection reports this year. As a result, it received one of our highest scores in that area with an A. Arguably the most significant factor we consider in determining our inspection scores is deficiencies. These deficiencies can be found on a nursing home's inspection reports. Facilities with higher grades in this category typically avoided the more severe deficiencies involving things like patient abuse. In addition, the city performed extremely well in terms of its nursing grade as well. Consequently, the city received an A- in this area. Rounding out its impressive profile, we gave Newport a grade of B+ for long-term care and a B+ in the area of short-term care. We really found Newport to be very competent in each category we assessed.