With six nursing homes in the city, there are a fair number of facilities in Bangor, Maine. This place's nursing homes received a world class city grade of A-. Bangor has the distinction of being the eleventh best city in all of Maine according to our rankings. This city's profile is also consistent as it did not receive a single weak category grade either. You can learn more about these in the next paragraph.
In addition to performing well in its overall grade, the nursing homes in Bangor performed remarkably well in our inspections category. In fact, some of its facilities received almost flawless inspection reports this year. As a result, it received one of our best grades in that area with an A. Inspection ratings weigh several factors, including deficiencies and federal fines. You can find more information about each of these issues by obtaining copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. We also wanted to point out that we awarded the city a grade of A in our short-term care rating. Rounding out its report card, we gave the city favorable grades for our nursing and long-term care categories as well.