South El Monte, California is an average size city with 43,896 people. It features just 2 nursing homes, which doesn't provide you with too many options. With a city grade of B, this city's nursing homes turned out to be respectable options. We also assessed the nursing homes in the nearby city of Temple City, which received a city grade of B-. While there is nothing wrong with this grade, we found the facilities South El Monte to be better on the whole. This city's report card was also very consistent as it did not receive a single weak category grade either. You can find more information about these in the next section.
To pair with its great overall grade, we awarded this city an A- for our inspections rating. Our inspection scores are based on several datapoints located in the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Facilities that score well in this area have very few deficiencies on their reports. Most importantly, these facilities generally do not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with risks to patient safety. South El Monte received a grade of B in the area of long-term care. Wrapping up its quality profile, this place earned a B for its nursing rating and a B in the area of short-term care. This place really didn't have any weak links as far as we could tell.