Elmira, New York has just two nursing homes to choose from, so you have relatively limited options. Despite not having a ton of nursing homes, this city's nursing homes received a very good city grade of B+. We were impressed enough with Elmira to rank it as one of the top twenty five rated cities in all of New York. This datapoint is also a reminder that this state has plenty of cities with high quality facilities. This place's impressive profile was highlighted by its nursing homes' inspection scores, which we will address in the next section.
In addition to receiving a strong overall grade, most of the nursing homes in Elmira performed spectacularly well in our inspection category. In fact, we awarded Elmira an A+ for this category, which is one of our best scores. These inspection grades weigh several factors, including deficiencies and federal fines. You can find more information about each of these items by reviewing copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. In addition, Elmira earned a B+ in our nursing category. Wrapping up its strong profile, the city were awarded a B+ for its long-term care grade and a B in the area of short-term care. This place really didn't have any weak links based on our assessment.