Belmar, New Jersey offers just three nursing homes to choose from, so you have relatively limited options. This city's nursing homes received a strong city grade of B+, so what this city lacks in quantity, it makes up for by having high quality nursing homes. For comparison's sake, we also assessed the nursing homes in the nearby city of Staten Island, which which also appears to be a decent option. However, we found the nursing homes in Belmar to be in a totally different league than the ones in Staten Island. This place's strong report card was highlighted by its nursing homes' inspection grades, which we will address in the next section.
In addition to receiving a strong overall grade, this city performed extremely well in our inspection category. In fact, we awarded the city an A+ for this category, which is one of our best scores. We weigh several aspects of a nursing home's inspection report in computing our inspection scores. One of those factors is deficiencies. It should be noted that the severity of the deficiencies is usually more meaningful than the number of deficiencies, as some deficiencies can be relatively insignificant. In addition, the city also received strong short-term care grade where it earned a B+ in this area. Lastly, Belmar received a B+ for nursing and a B- in long-term care.