With a population of 139,650 people, Melbourne, Florida is a moderately populated city. There are 10 nursing homes there, which should give you multiple choices. Impressively, the nursing homes in this city received a very good city grade of B+. This is especially impressive given the number of nursing homes here. We also assessed the nursing homes in Kissimmee, which received a city grade of B-. Although this is a respectable grade, Melbourne appears to be a better bet. You can continue reading to learn more about how this city's nursing homes fared in our category grades.
To go along with its great overall grade, we awarded Melbourne an A for our inspections rating. These inspection scores take several factors into consideration, including deficiencies, substantiated complaints and federal fines. You can find more information about each of these issues by obtaining copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. In addition, Melbourne also excelled in the area of government long-term care with a grade of B. Wrapping up its quality profile, this place earned a B for its nursing score and a B in the area of short-term care. We really found Melbourne to be very strong everywhere we looked.