With a population of 13,052 people, Hamilton, Montana is a small city. There are only 2 nursing homes in the city, which doesn't give you too many options to choose from. With a city grade of B-, you ought to be able to find a decent nursing home here. Hamilton proved to be one of the ten best cities in Montana according to our rankings. This city was stronger in some categories than others, but it did not have terrible grades in any of the major categories discussed below. Additional information about these categories is available in the next paragraph.
While its overall rating was not elite, this city's nursing homes performed extremely well in our inspection category. In fact, we awarded Hamilton an A- for that category, which is one of our highest scores. We take several aspects of a facility's inspection report into consideration in calculating these inspection grades. One of those factors is deficiencies. It should be noted that the severity of deficiencies is usually more important than the number of deficiencies, as some of these can be relatively minor. The city also excelled in the area of government long-term care with a grade of B+. Finally, we gave the city slightly below average grades for our short-term care and nursing areas.