There is only one nursing home located in Dorchester Center, Massachusetts, servicing a small population of 47,783 people. We were relieved to discover that its only nursing home received a phenomenal overall grade of A. By way of comparison, we awarded the nursing homes in the nearby city of Boston a city grade of B, which is also an impressive grade. However, we found this nursing home in Dorchester Center to be rated much higher than the ones in Boston. Finally, Dorchester Center has the prestigious distinction of being one of the top ten rated cities in Massachusetts.
In addition to receiving a strong overall grade, this city's only nursing home performed remarkably well in our inspection category. In fact, we awarded it an A for that category, which is one of our highest scores. Inspection grades weigh several factors, including deficiencies and substantiated complaints. You can learn more about each of these factors by obtaining copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. This facility also performed extremely well in the area of nursing. In fact, we gave it a grade of A. Rounding out its first-rate profile, Dorchester Center received grades of A- and B+ for our short-term care and long-term care categories respectively.