Our data for Amherst, Massachusetts is based on just one nursing home we found there. Sadly, this nursing home received an overall grade of F, which is a very weak grade. This grade is rock bottom by national standards. We don't have too many positive things to say about this place, but its best category grade was in the area of inspections. You can scroll down to find out about this.
Despite receiving an abysmal overall grade, this city's sole nursing home performed better in our inspections category. In fact, it received a strong government inspection report this year. It received a B- in this area. These inspection scores take several factors into consideration, including deficiencies and federal fines. You can learn more about each of these factors by reviewing copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. The next highest grade we gave this place in any area was its long-term care rating, where it received a C. In our final two categories, this place received terrible grades for our short-term care and nursing areas respectively.