With 15,720 people, East Longmeadow, Massachusetts is a relatively small city. There are only 3 nursing homes in the city, which doesn't give you too many options to choose from. We gave the nursing homes in this city a strong city grade of B+. Even with only a few nursing homes, this is still a high quality city grade. For comparison's sake, we also assessed the nursing homes in the nearby city of Manchester, which which also appears to be a decent option. Nevertheless, we found the facilities in East Longmeadow to be in a totally different league than the ones in Manchester. This city's report card was also consistent as it did not receive a single weak category grade either. You can learn more about these in the next section.
This city's nursing homes received a strong overall grade, but we also wanted to point out that some of the city's facilities received virtually flawless health inspections in recent years. We gave East Longmeadow an impressive grade of A- in this area. Inspection grades weigh several factors, including deficiencies and substantiated complaints. You can find more information about each of these factors by reviewing copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. In addition, the city performed especially well in terms of its short-term care grade as well. Consequently, we awarded it an A- in this area. Rounding out its quality report card, the city earned strong grades for our long-term care and nursing categories as well.