Palm Beach Gardens, Florida is a small city with 68,587 people. It features 5 nursing homes, which is a decent selection for a city of this size. While this place didn't have a ton of nursing homes, this city received a phenomenal city grade of A. In fact, this place's city grade far surpassed the city grade of nursing homes in the nearby city of Stuart. This is especially impressive in light of the fact that we awarded those facilities in Stuart a city grade of B, which is a good grade in its own right. Finally, Palm Beach Gardens has the prestigious distinction of being the 4 best city in all of Florida according to our ratings.
In addition to performing well in its overall grade, most of the nursing homes in Palm Beach Gardens performed extremely well in terms of its inspection grade. In fact, some of the nursing homes in the city received virtually flawless inspection reports this year. Consequently, Palm Beach Gardens received one of our highest grades in that category with an A+. Our inspection grades weigh a host of factors found on a facility's inspection reports. One key criteria we rely on is the quantity and severity of deficiencies. Facilities with higher scores in this area generally have few severe deficiencies. In addition, we also awarded Palm Beach Gardens an A for our short-term care category. Wrapping up its straight A profile, Palm Beach Gardens earned an A- for its nursing rating and a grade of A- for long-term care.