Olathe, Kansas is a medium size city with 130,216 people. The city features 6 nursing homes, which is a decent selection for a city of this size. The nursing homes here received a superb city grade of A-. In fact, Olathe is one of the top three rated cities in Kansas. The best aspect of Olathe's impressive profile was its nursing homes' inspection reports. Inspection reports are discussed in the next paragraph
In addition to receiving a strong overall grade, the nursing homes in Olathe performed remarkably well in our inspection category. In fact, we awarded its facilities a grade of A for that category, which is one of our best scores. We take several aspects of a facility's inspection report into consideration in computing these inspection grades. One key factor is deficiencies. It should be noted that the severity of deficiencies is usually more meaningful than the quantity of deficiencies, as some deficiencies are quite minor. In addition, the city also really excelled in the category of nursing, where we gave it a grade of A-. Rounding out its excellent profile, this place received an A- for its long-term care rating and a B+ in short-term care.