With 70,197 people, San Rafael, California is a relatively small city. There are 8 nursing homes there, which should give you some choices. We awarded the nursing homes in this city a city grade of B-, which is a decent score. This is just about average by national standards, which is nothing to be ashamed of. This city's profile was also very consistent as it did not receive a single weak category grade either. You can learn more about these in the next section.
This city's nursing homes received a nursing grade which is better than its overall grade. We gave it a favorable grade of B+ in this area. With a nursing rating this high we'd expect many of the facilities in San Rafael to have a high quality nursing staff. In addition, the city received a B+ in our short-term care category. In our final two categories, we awarded the city a B- in our inspections category and a B- in the area of long-term care.