With 34,894 people, Papillion, Nebraska is a small city. There are only 3 nursing homes in the city, which does not provide you with too many options. We gave the nursing homes in this city a strong city grade of B+. Even with just a few facilities, this is still a great sign. In fact, this city's city grade was even better than the city grade of facilities in the nearby city of Omaha. This is particularly impressive in light of the fact that we awarded those facilities in Omaha a city grade of B, which is a good grade in its own right. Topping off a great profile, Papillion is the eleventh best city in Nebraska according to our rankings.
This city received a strong overall grade, but we especially wanted to point out that some of the city's facilities received almost perfect health inspections in recent years. We awarded Papillion an impressive grade of A+ for this category. Inspection ratings are tied to several items found on the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Facilities that excel in this area tend to have very few deficiencies on those reports. Most importantly, these places generally do not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with endangerment of patients. The city also fared well in the category of health short-term care with a B+. In our final two categories, the city received a B+ in our nursing category and a grade of B- in the area of long-term care.