With three nursing homes in the city, you only have a few options in Oakland, Maryland. With a city grade of B-, you ought to be able to find a respectable nursing home in the city. We also looked at the facilities in the nearby city of Cumberland. We found the facilities in Oakland to be slightly better. You can continue reading to learn more about how this city's nursing homes fared in our category grades.
This city's overall grade was propped up by its favorable health inspections in recent years. We gave the city one of our higher grades in this category, with a grade of B+. Inspection ratings are based on several datapoints found on the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Places that excel in this area have few deficiencies on their reports. Most importantly, these places generally do not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with endangerment of patients. Oakland also received one of our better scores in our long-term care category, with a B. Lastly, Oakland earned slightly below average grades for our short-term care and nursing areas.