Gardner, Kansas is an average size city with 20,961 people. It features only 2 nursing homes, which doesn't offer you too many options. We awarded the nursing homes in this city a very good city grade of B+. Even with just a couple of nursing homes, this is still a high quality city grade. We also looked at the nursing homes in the nearby city of Overland Park, which received a city grade of B-. While there is nothing wrong with this grade, we found the facilities Gardner to be better on the whole. We were actually so impressed with this city that we rated it as one of the twenty five highest rated cities in all of Kansas.
In addition to receiving a strong overall grade, most of the facilities in Gardner performed extremely well in our inspection category. In fact, we awarded its facilities an A for this category, which is one of our highest scores. Inspection scores are based on items located in the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Facilities that receive favorable grades in this area typically have very few deficiencies on those reports. Most importantly, these nursing homes should not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with endangerment of patients. The city earned a grade of B+ for its. Rounding out its quality profile, this place were awarded a B for its short-term care score and a B in the area of long-term care. This place really didn't have any weak links based on our assessment.