Lenox, Massachusetts offers just two nursing homes to choose from, which is not a ton of options. While this place didn't have a ton of nursing homes, this city received a superb city grade of A. In fact, Lenox is ranked number 100 on our list of the best cities for nursing homes in the country. This is impressive considering we assessed thousands of cities around the nation. As you might expect, this city ended up having 2 facilities that were awarded elite grades. Few places offer more than one nursing home of this quality.
On top of having quality nursing homes overall, this city's nursing homes really excelled in the category of inspections, where we gave it a grade of A. Few cities performed better in this area. Our inspection grades are based on datapoints found on the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Facilities that receive favorable grades in this area have very few deficiencies on their reports. Most importantly, these places generally do not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with risks to patient safety. In addition, Lenox also really excelled in the category of long-term care, where it received an A. Rounding out its straight A profile, Lenox were awarded an A- in our short-term care category and a grade of A- in the area of nursing.