Nursing homes get high marks

LAWRENCEVILLE -- Three Gwinnett nursing homes have received overall five-star ratings in U.S. News & World Report's listings of the nation's best facilities.

The D. Scott Hudgens Center for Skilled Nursing at Annandale Village in Suwanee, Gwinnett Extended Care Center in Lawrenceville and Parkwood Living Center LLC in Snellville each received an overall rating of five stars for the current quarter based on the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services data on health inspections, nursing staff and measures of quality care.

U.S. News & World Report ranks and displays data on almost all of the nation's 16,000-plus nursing homes and updates the information every quarter.

To view complete information on each of the Gwinnett nursing homes, visit www.usnews.com/listings/nursing-homes/ga.