With six nursing homes in Grand Island, Nebraska, you should assess multiple options before choosing a facility. This city received a city grade of B based on the quality of its nursing homes. This is as good or better than the city grade of most of the cities in the country. Fortunately, this place's nursing homes didn't have any poor grades in any of the major categories. Additional information about these categories can be found in the next paragraph.
Part of the reason Grand Island received a favorable overall grade is that many of its nursing homes excelled in the area of health inspections with a B+. Perhaps the most significant factor we consider in determining our inspection grades is deficiencies. Deficiencies can be found on a facility's inspection reports. Places with better scores in this category typically dodged the more severe deficiencies involving patient abuse or death. Grand Island received a B in the area of short-term care. In the other categories we looked at, the city received middle of the pack grades for our nursing and long-term care categories.