Utica, Michigan is an average size city with 78,577 people. It features just 2 nursing homes, which is not quite as many as we expected in a city of this size. These nursing homes received on average an overall grade of C. This isn't a bad grade, but it is not as high of a grade as we had hoped for either. For comparison's sake, we also assessed the nursing homes in the nearby city of Warren, which received a city grade of D. While we not raving about either city, we found the facilities in Utica to be a better bet. You can continue reading to learn more about how this city's nursing homes were rated in our category grades.
It should also be noted that this city's nursing grade was superior to its overall grade. In fact, we awarded Utica a B+ in this category, which is one of our better grades. Short-term care grades this high are a good sign for the rehabilitation services at the facilities in a city. In addition, the city also received an impressive inspection rating where it received a B in this area. Lastly, the city received grades of B- and F for our nursing and long-term care categories respectively. Even with otherwise respectable category grades, this place's weak long-term care rating could be a problem for many prospective residents.