There are six facilities in Far Rockaway, New York, which gives you a decent number of options. These facilities earned on average an overall grade of C. This isn't a terrible grade, but it is not quite as high of a grade as we like to see either. By way of comparison, we gave the nursing homes in the local city of Great Neck a city grade of D, which is a well below average grade. While neither city received a rave review, we found the nursing homes in Far Rockaway to be a better option. You can continue reading to learn more about how this city's nursing homes performed in our category grades.
This city's nursing homes received a fairly ordinary overall grade, but we really wanted to emphasize that some of the nursing homes in the city virtually perfect health inspections in recent years. We awarded it an impressive grade of A in this category. We take several aspects of a facility's inspection report into consideration in calculating our inspection grades. One of those factors is deficiencies. It should be noted that the severity of these deficiencies is arguably more meaningful than the quantity of deficiencies, as some are relatively minor. In addition, the city earned a grade of B+ for its. In the other categories we looked at, we gave the city abysmal grades for our short-term care and nursing areas respectively.