Albert Lea, Minnesota is an average size city with 21,228 people. The city has just 4 nursing homes, which does not give you too many choices. We gave the nursing homes here a world class city grade of A-. Even with just a few facilities, this is still a great achievement. Albert Lea has the distinction of being the tenth best city in the state of Minnesota according to our ratings. The best aspect of this nursing home's impressive profile was its nursing homes' nursing grades. Nursing is discussed in the next paragraph.
In addition to receiving a strong overall grade, this city's nursing homes performed remarkably well in the area of nursing. In fact, we awarded the city a grade of A- for this category, which is one of our highest scores. Cities with these kinds of nursing grades generally have facilities with high levels of staffing. In addition, Albert Lea also performed extremely well in our short-term care category, where we gave it an A- for that category. Rounding out its profile, this place were awarded a B+ in our long-term care category and a grade of B+ in inspections. This place really didn't have any weak links as far as we could tell.