There appears to be just one nursing home in Shawnee, Kansas. We awarded the city's only nursing home a grade of B, which is a quality rating. This should provide you with at least one decent option. We also looked at the facilities in the nearby city of Blue Springs. We found the facility in Shawnee to be a better bet than most of the nursing homes in Blue Springs. This nursing home's strong profile was highlighted by its nursing rating, which is addressed in the next paragraph.
In addition to a favorable overall score, this city's lone nursing home also received favorable nursing scores. In fact, we awarded it one of our better grades in that area, with a B+. Our nursing rating focuses on a nursing home's level of nurse staffing. We factor in both the levels of licensure of the nurses and the number of hours spent with patients. This facility also received an impressive inspection score. We awarded it a grade of B in that area. In our final two categories, the city were awarded a B for short-term care and a B- in the area of long-term care.