With a population of 5,986 people, Peshtigo, Wisconsin is a small city. There are just 2 nursing homes in the city, which doesn't give you too many choices. Despite not having a ton of nursing homes, this city received a world class city grade of A-. In fact, this place's city grade even surpassed the city grade of facilities in the nearby city of Green Bay. This is especially impressive in light of the fact that we awarded those facilities in Green Bay a city grade of B+, which is a good grade in its own right. On top of this, Peshtigo is one of the top twenty five rated cities in the state of Wisconsin. This is a reminder that this state has plenty of cities with high quality facilities.
In addition to receiving a strong overall grade, this city's nursing homes performed spectacularly well in our inspection category. In fact, we awarded it an A+ for that category, which is one of our best scores. We weigh several aspects of a nursing home's inspection report in determining our inspection scores. One key factor is deficiencies. You should keep in mind that the severity of these deficiencies is arguably more meaningful than the number of deficiencies, as some deficiencies can be relatively insignificant. In addition, Peshtigo also performed spectacularly well in the area of short-term care, where we gave it an A for this area. Rounding out its quality profile, this place earned a B+ for its nursing rating and a B for long-term care. We found Peshtigo to be very competent in every category.