There are two nursing homes in Hingham, Massachusetts, which at least gives you a few choices. This city's nursing homes received a top-notch city grade of A, so what this place lacks in quantity, it makes up for in quality. Hingham has the prestigious distinction of being one of the five highest rated cities in all of Massachusetts. One of the best aspects of this place's exemplary profile is its nursing homes' inspection ratings. Inspection grades are discussed in the next section.
In addition to performing well in its overall grade, the nursing homes in Hingham performed extremely well in the area of inspections. In fact, some of its facilities received almost perfect inspection reports this year. As a result, the city received one of our highest ratings in that area with an A+. We take several aspects of a facility's inspection report into consideration in determining these inspection scores. One of those factors is deficiencies. You should keep in mind that the severity of deficiencies is usually more important than the quantity of deficiencies, as some deficiencies are relatively minor. Hingham also really excelled in the area of short-term care, where it received an A. Wrapping up its first-rate report card, this place earned grades of A- and B+ for our nursing and long-term care areas respectively.