With a population of 276,002 people, Naples, Florida is a fairly large metropolitan area. There are 12 nursing homes there, which should give you plenty of choices. Impressively, the nursing homes in this city received an excellent city grade of A-. This is especially impressive given the number of facilities here. We found this city grade is even better than the city grade of B received by the nearby city of North Fort Myers. Both cities have some quality nursing homes, but Naples appears to be an even better choice. Lastly, this city's category grades were every bit as impressive as its overall city grade. You can find more information about these in the next paragraph.
In addition to performing well in its overall grade, most of the facilities in Naples performed especially well in the area of inspections. In fact, some of the nursing homes in the city received nearly perfect inspection reports this year. As a result, the city received one of our best scores in that area with a grade of A. Inspection scores account for a host of factors included in a nursing home's inspection report. One key criteria we look at is the number and severity of deficiencies. Facilities with better scores in this area usually have very few severe deficiencies. In addition, we also awarded Naples an A- in our short-term care rating. Wrapping up its profile, the city earned strong grades for our nursing and long-term care categories as well.