With 354,475 people, Anaheim, California is relatively large metropolitan area. There are 6 nursing homes in the city, which provides you with plenty of options. This city's nursing homes received a very good city grade of B+. A city grade in this range is not very common for a city with so many facilities. We found this city grade to be considerably better than the city grade of C received by the nearby city of West Covina. While that is not a terrible grade, Anaheim appears to be in a totally different league. This city's impressive report card was highlighted by its nursing homes' inspection scores, which we will address in the next section.
To go along with its strong overall grade, we awarded this city an A- for our inspections category. Our inspection scores are tied to pieces of information found on the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Facilities that receive favorable grades in this area typically have few deficiencies on those reports. Most importantly, these facilities generally do not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with endangerment of patients. The city also fared well in the category of nursing with a B+. Wrapping up its report card, Anaheim earned a B+ for its long-term care rating and a B in short-term care. This city didn't have any weak links based on our assessment.