There is unfortunately only one nursing home located in Amherst, Massachusetts, servicing a population of 39,421 people. Unfortunately, this nursing home didn't fare well in our assessment. We awarded it a grade of D, which is an abysmal grade. This score is about as bad as it gets and it raises some major red flags. Despite all this, one of the few highlights of this nursing home's profile is its impressive long-term care rating. You can continue reading to find out about long-term care and other category scores
While its overall rating was terrible, this city's lone nursing home performed favorably in our long-term care category. In fact, we awarded it a grade of B for that category, which is one of our better grades. Long-term care scores of this caliber generally require both 24/7 care from nurses and aids, as well as quality routine healthcare services. Amherst's inspection grade appears to be its second best attribute. It received a grade of C in this category. In our final two categories, this place received middle of the pack grades for our short-term care and nursing areas.