With a population of 104,131 , Jackson, Michigan is a medium size city. There are 6 nursing homes there, which provides you with some choices. We awarded the nursing homes here a city grade of B-, which is a decent score. We found this city grade is considerably better than the city grade of C received by the nearby city of Westland. Although that is not a terrible grade, Jackson certainly appears to be a better bet. One of the highlights of this city's profile is its nursing homes' strong short-term care ratings, which is addressed in the next paragraph.
This city's nursing homes received a short-term care grade which is better than its overall grade. We gave it a strong grade of B+ in this area. With a short-term care grade this high we would expect the majority of the facilities in Jackson to offer high levels of physical and occupational therapy staffing. Jackson earned a B+ in the area of nursing. Finally, the city received a B for its inspections rating and a grade of C for long-term care.