With just three nursing homes in the city, you only have a couple of options to choose from in Emporia, Kansas. The nursing homes here received an excellent city grade of B+. Even with just a few facilities, this is still a high quality city grade. In fact, this place's city grade was even better than the city grade of facilities in the local city of Topeka. This is especially impressive in light of the fact that we gave those facilities in Topeka a city grade of B, which is actually a very good score in its own right. Even in a state with many excellent places to find nursing homes, we ranked Emporia as one of the twenty five highest rated cities in Kansas.
As mentioned above, this city's nursing homes received a great overall grade, but we especially wanted to point out that some of its nursing homes received virtually perfect health inspections the past few years. We gave Emporia an elite grade of A in this area. Inspection scores are tied to datapoints located in the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Places that score well in this area typically have very few deficiencies on their reports. Most importantly, these nursing homes should not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with risks to patient safety. The city earned a B+ for its. Wrapping up its quality profile, Emporia received favorable grades for our nursing and short-term care categories as well.