Bella Vista, Arkansas is a medium size city with 26,931 people. The city features only 2 nursing homes, which does not offer you too many options. This small group of facilities were awarded on average an overall grade of B, which is a very solid rating for the city. We also looked at the facilities in the nearby city of Rogers. We found the nursing homes in Bella Vista to be slightly better. This city's nursing homes were stronger in some categories than others, but it did not have any poor grades in any of our major areas discussed below. More information about these categories can be found in the next paragraph.
As mentioned above, this city's nursing homes received a strong overall grade, but we especially wanted to point out that some of the city's facilities received virtually flawless health inspections in recent years. We gave Bella Vista an impressive grade of A- in this category. Arguably the most critical factor we look at in determining our inspection ratings is deficiencies. Deficiencies can be found on a facility's inspection reports. Nursing homes with higher grades in this category typically avoided the most severe deficiencies involving health risks or even death. In addition, the city also received one of our better scores in the area of short-term care, with a B. In our final two categories, we gave Bella Vista slightly below average grades for our long-term care and nursing categories.