With 30,074 people, Orange, New Jersey is a small city. There are just 2 nursing homes in the city, which does not offer you too many choices. The nursing homes here received a strong city grade of B+. Even with only a few nursing homes, this is still a great sign. This is a well above average grade with the overwhelming majority of cities receiving a lower score. This place's nursing homes are better in some categories than others, but it did not have any weak links in any of the major areas discussed below. Additional information about its category grades can be found in the next section.
In addition to receiving a strong overall grade, many of the nursing homes in Orange performed extremely well in our inspection category. In fact, we awarded its facilities an A+ for this category, which is one of our highest scores. Inspection ratings account for several factors included in a facility's inspection report. One key criteria we rely on is the quantity and severity of deficiencies. Facilities with better scores in this category usually have few of these severe deficiencies. Orange also received one of our higher grades in the area of long-term care, with a B+. Rounding out its profile, we gave Orange a B+ for its short-term care score and a B in the area of nursing. We truly found Orange to be very competent everywhere we looked.