There are two facilities in Fleming Island, Florida, so at least you have a few choices. The nursing homes in this city received a top-notch city grade of A-. Even with just a couple of facilities, this is still a great achievement. In fact, this is one of the top twenty five rated cities in the state of Florida. This datapoint is a reminder that this state has plenty of cities with excellent nursing homes. The best aspect of this city's strong report card was its nursing homes' inspection scores. We discuss inspections in the next section
In addition to receiving a strong overall grade, the nursing homes in Fleming Island performed extremely well in our inspection category. In fact, we awarded its facilities an A+ for that category, which is one of our best scores. Perhaps the most important factor we consider in calculating our inspection grades is deficiencies. These deficiencies can be found on a facility's inspection reports. Facilities with higher scores in this area typically avoided the more severe deficiencies involving patient abuse or death. In addition, we also awarded this city an A for our short-term care category. Wrapping up its impressive report card, Fleming Island received a B+ for its nursing grade and a B in long-term care. Fleming Island really did not have any weak links based on our assessment.