With 65,264 people, Hanford, California is a relatively small city. Unfortunately, there is only one nursing home there. We gave the city's lone nursing home a grade of B, which is a perfectly respectable rating. This should give you at least one decent option. We also looked at the nursing homes in the nearby city of Visalia. We found the facility in Hanford to be a better bet than most of the nursing homes in Visalia. This place's strong profile was highlighted by its nursing grade, which we will address in the next section.
In addition to performing well in its overall grade, this city's nursing home performed especially well in the area of nursing. As a result, it received one of our best scores in that category with a grade of A. The nursing rating features numerous subcategories. The most heavily weighted one is the number of hours nurses spent with residents. This nursing home also received a strong short-term care grade. We gave it a B in this category. In the other categories we looked at, we awarded the city slightly below average grades in our inspections and long-term care areas respectively.