There are just 2 nursing homes located in Rochester, New Hampshire, servicing a population of 29,816 people. We awarded this small group of nursing homes a city grade of B-, which is a decent rating. This is comparable with most of the cities in the United States. We were pleased to find one quality nursing home in the city. This might be a smart place to begin your search.
While the nursing homes in Rochester received a decent overall grade, its inspection grade is notably better than its overall score. Due to some of its nursing homes receiving favorable inspection reports this year, Rochester received one of our better scores in this category with a B+. Our inspection ratings weigh several factors included in a facility's inspection reports. One key criteria we rely on is the quantity and severity of deficiencies. Facilities with better grades in this category usually have few of these severe deficiencies. The city also excelled in the area of health short-term care with a B. Lastly, we gave Rochester slightly below average grades for our long-term care and nursing areas.