Falmouth, Massachusetts is an average size city with 8,221 people. It has just 2 nursing homes, which doesn't give you too many options to choose from. We gave the nursing homes here a world class city grade of A-. Even with only a few facilities, this is still quite an accomplishment. We were so impressed with Falmouth that we ranked it as one of the top 500 cities in the nation. This is impressive since we ranked thousands of cities around the nation. The best part of Falmouth's impressive report card was its nursing homes' short-term care scores. Short-term care grades are discussed in the next paragraph.
In addition to having excellent nursing homes on the whole, this city really excelled in our short-term care category where it earned a grade of A. Few cities fared this well in this area. Cities with these types of short-term care scores typically have plenty of nursing homes offering physical therapy, highly skilled nursing and other services related to rehabilitation. We also wanted to emphasize that some of its nursing homes received almost flawless health inspections the past few years. For this reason, we gave Falmouth an A- in this area. Wrapping up its top notch profile, this place earned grades of A- and B for our nursing and long-term care areas respectively.