Croton On Hudson, New York offers only two nursing homes to choose from, which is a limited selection. This city received a solid city grade of B- based on the quality of its nursing homes. By way of comparison, we gave the facilities in the local city of Newburgh a city grade of C, which is a well below average score. While the two cities were relatively close, we found the nursing homes in Croton On Hudson to be a slightly better option. You can continue reading to learn more about how this city's nursing homes performed in our category grades.
Despite receiving a somewhat average overall grade, this city's nursing homes performed remarkably well in the area of inspections. In fact, some of its facilities received nearly flawless inspection reports this year. Consequently, we awarded Croton On Hudson one of our best ratings in that category with an A+. Arguably the most important factor we look at in determining our inspection scores is deficiencies. Deficiencies are found on a facility's recent inspection reports. Nursing homes with higher scores in this category most likely dodged the most severe deficiencies involving health risks or even death. The city received a B+ in our long-term care category. Lastly, Croton On Hudson earned grades of B- and D for our short-term care and nursing areas respectively. In spite of an otherwise respectable profile, a nursing grade in this range may be a bad sign for nursing staffing levels.