Okeechobee, Florida is a relatively small city with 43,841 people. It has just one nursing home, which is fewer than we were hoping for. We were relieved to discover that its only nursing home received a top-notch overall grade of A. This city has the distinction of being one of the ten highest rated cities in the state of Florida. Hopefully you will be happy with this nursing home. If you're looking for more options, you're going to have to look to other cities.
In addition to receiving a strong overall grade, this city's only nursing home performed extremely well in our inspection category. In fact, we awarded it an A+ for that category, which is one of our highest scores. Our inspection scores are tied to several items found on the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Nursing homes that excel in this category have few deficiencies on their reports. Most importantly, these places should not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with risks to patient safety. We also gave this place an A for our long-term care rating. Rounding out its top notch profile, Okeechobee earned an A- in our nursing category and a grade of B+ in the area of short-term care.