With a population of 17,700 people, Greenfield, Massachusetts is a small city. There are just 2 nursing homes in the city, which does not give you too many options to choose from. This city's nursing homes received a strong city grade of B+, so what this place lacks in quantity, it makes up for by having high quality nursing homes. We also looked at the nursing homes in Troy, which received a city grade of B-. Although this is a decent grade, Greenfield appears to be a better place to find a nursing home. You can continue reading to learn more about how this city's nursing homes fared in our category grades.
As mentioned above, this city received a strong overall grade, but we especially wanted to emphasize that some of its nursing homes received virtually flawless health inspections in recent years. We gave Greenfield an elite grade of A in this area. We take several aspects of a facility's inspection report into consideration in determining these inspection ratings. One critical factor is deficiencies. You should keep in mind that the severity of the deficiencies is arguably more important than the quantity of deficiencies, as some of these end up being relatively insignificant. The city received a B+ in the area of long-term care. Wrapping up its impressive report card, this place received a B for its short-term care score and a B in the area of nursing. This place really didn't have any weak links based on our assessment.