There are only 3 nursing homes located in Endicott, New York, providing for a population of 44,264 people. We awarded the nursing homes here a strong city grade of B+. Even with only a few nursing homes, this is still a high quality city grade. By way of comparison, we awarded the nursing homes in the nearby city of Wilkes Barre a city grade of C, which is a below average grade. Clearly, we found the facilities in Endicott to be on a whole other level than the ones in Wilkes Barre. You can continue reading to learn more about how this city's nursing homes fared in our category grades.
In addition to performing well in its overall grade, most of the nursing homes in Endicott performed extremely well in the area of inspections. In fact, some of its facilities received nearly perfect inspection reports this year. As a result, the city received one of our best grades in that area with a grade of A. Arguably the most important factor we consider in calculating our inspection ratings is deficiencies. These deficiencies are found on a facility's inspection reports. Places with higher scores in this area typically avoided the more severe deficiencies involving things like patient abuse. In addition, Endicott also received one of our higher grades in the area of nursing, with a B. Wrapping up its quality profile, this place received a B for its short-term care grade and a B for long-term care. We really found this city to be very strong everywhere we looked.