With 26,983 people, Melrose, Massachusetts is a small city. There are only 2 nursing homes in the city, which doesn't give you too many options to choose from. While it only has a couple of nursing homes, this city's nursing homes received a very good city grade of B+. This is a better grade than the average city in the country. You can continue reading to learn more about how this city's nursing homes fared in our category grades.
On top of having excellent nursing homes overall, this city really excelled in our nursing category where it received a grade of A. Not many cities performed better in this category. Nursing grades of this caliber are a favorable sign for the staffing levels at the nursing homes in a city. In addition, the city also performed spectacularly well in the area of short-term care, where we gave it an A- for this area. Finally, this place earned middle of the pack grades in our inspections and long-term care areas respectively.