There are surprisingly only 4 nursing homes located in Kissimmee, Florida, providing for a large population of 228,365 people. This city's limited supply of nursing homes received a strong city grade of B. For comparison's sake, we also assessed the nursing homes in the nearby city of Sanford, which received a city grade of D. We found Kissimmee to be in a totally different league. You can continue reading to learn more about how this city's nursing homes fared in our category grades.
In addition to performing well in its overall grade, this city's nursing homes performed especially well in the area of inspections. In fact, some of its facilities received almost flawless inspection reports this year. As a result, Kissimmee received one of our best ratings in that area with a grade of A-. Arguably the most significant factor we consider in calculating our inspection ratings is deficiencies. These deficiencies can be found on a facility's inspection reports. Facilities with better scores in this category most likely dodged the more severe deficiencies involving health risks or even death. In addition, the city also earned one of our higher grades in the area of short-term care, with a grade of B+. Wrapping up its quality profile, the city received a B for its long-term care grade and a grade of B in nursing. This place really did not have any weak links as far as we could tell.