There are just 2 nursing homes located in Central City, Nebraska, providing for a relatively small population of 3,955 people. The nursing homes here received a very good city grade of B+. Even with only a few nursing homes, this is still a great sign. We also assessed the nursing homes in Grand Island, which received a city grade of B-. Although this is a respectable score, Central City appears to be a better bet. Finally, Central City has the prestigious distinction of being the twelfth best city in the state of Nebraska according to our rankings.
In addition to receiving a strong overall grade, many of the nursing homes in Central City performed spectacularly well in our inspection category. In fact, we awarded it an A for this category, which is one of our highest scores. Inspection grades weigh several factors found on a facility's inspection report. One of the most important criteria we look at is the quantity and severity of deficiencies. Facilities with better scores in this category usually have very few of these severe deficiencies. In addition, the city also performed remarkably well in the area of long-term care, where it received an A- for that area. Rounding out its report card, the city earned a B for its short-term care rating and a B in the area of nursing. This place did not have any weak links based on our assessment.