With a population of 174,353 people, Torrance, California is relatively large metropolitan area. There are 6 nursing homes in the city, which should give you a variety of options. This city received a city grade of B- based on the quality of its nursing homes. This is a middle of the pack score compared to other places in the country. The best part of this place's report card is is its inspection grade. We discuss inspections in the next section.
It should also be noted that this city's inspection rating was better than its overall grade. In fact, we awarded Torrance a grade of B for its inspection grade, which is one of our better grades. Inspection scores weigh a host of factors included in a facility's inspection report. One of the most important criteria we rely on is the quantity and severity of deficiencies. Facilities with higher scores in this area usually have very few severe deficiencies. Torrance earned a B for its. Rounding out its report card, this place earned strong grades for our short-term care and long-term care areas as well.