Palm Harbor, Florida is a medium size city with 74,401 people. It has just 3 nursing homes, which does not give you too many options. This place's limited supply of nursing homes were given a strong city grade of B. This is as good or better than the city grade of the average city in the United States. Fortunately, this city didn't have any bad scores in any of the major categories discussed below. More information about these categories is available in the next section.
On top of having excellent nursing homes overall, this city's nursing homes really excelled in the area of inspections, where we gave it an A. Not many cities earned a better grade in this area. Perhaps the most important factor we consider in calculating our inspection scores is deficiencies. These deficiencies are found on a nursing home's inspection reports. Places with better grades in this area most likely dodged the more severe deficiencies involving things like patient abuse. The city also received one of our higher scores in our short-term care category, with a B+. In our final two categories, the city earned a B for its nursing grade and a C for long-term care.