With a population of 20,372 , Sunland, California is a small city. There are just 3 nursing homes there, which does not offer you too many choices. These nursing homes were awarded on average an overall grade of C. This isn't a terrible grade, but it isn't quite as strong of a grade as we like to see either. Nationally, most cities received a higher score than this place. Please continue reading to find more information about how this city's nursing homes fared in our category grades.
It should also be noted that this city's inspection score was better than its overall grade. In fact, we gave Sunland a grade of B for its inspection grade, which is one of our higher scores. We take several aspects of a facility's inspection report into consideration in computing our inspection ratings. One critical factor is deficiencies. You should keep in mind that the severity of deficiencies is arguably more meaningful than the number of deficiencies, as some are quite insignificant. This city received its second best score in the category of nursing, where we awarded it a grade of B-, which also isn't too bad. In the other categories we looked at, the city earned middle of the pack grades in our long-term care and short-term care areas.