There are two facilities in Mount Vernon, Washington, so at least you have a few choices. Sadly, this city received a city grade of D, which reflects the fact that these nursing homes generally did not fare well in our ratings. For comparison's sake, we also assessed the facilities in the nearby city of Marysville. While we aren't fans of either city, we found the nursing homes in Mount Vernon to be slightly better. We don't have too many good things to say about this city's facilities, but they did receive surprisingly strong nursing scores. You can scroll down to find out about this.
This city's nursing homes received a terrible overall grade, however, we gave Mount Vernon a B in our nursing category. Our nursing grade looks at a facility's nurse staffing levels. We consider both the levels of training of the nurses as well as the quantity of hours spent with patients. Surprisingly, Mount Vernon performed favorably in our short-term care category, where it earned a B in this category. Lastly, Mount Vernon earned rock bottom grades for our inspections and long-term care areas respectively. It goes without saying that this city's long-term care score really dragged down its overall score.