With a double-digit total of nursing homes in the city, you ought to be be able to find a nursing home that is a good fit in Lakeland, Florida. We gave this city a city grade of B based on the quality of its nursing homes. This is as good or better than the city grade of most of the cities in the country. This city's report card is also consistent as it didn't receive a single poor category grade either. You can learn more about these in the next paragraph.
To pair with its strong overall grade, we awarded this city an A- in our inspections category. Our inspection ratings account for several factors included in a nursing home's inspection reports. One key criteria we consider is the quantity and severity of deficiencies. Nursing homes with better grades in this area usually have few of these severe deficiencies. In addition, the city also received an impressive long-term care rating where it received a B in this category. In the other categories we looked at, Lakeland earned middle of the road grades in our nursing and short-term care categories.