Our data for Hempstead, New York is based on just one nursing home we found there. We awarded the city's sole nursing home a grade of B-, which is a a decent score. For comparison's sake, we also assessed the nursing homes in the nearby city of East Meadow. We found the facility in Hempstead to be a better bet than most of the nursing homes in East Meadow. One of the major highlights of this facility's profile is its remarkable inspection reports, which you can find in the following section.
While its overall rating was somewhat average, this city's nursing home performed spectacularly well in our inspection category. In fact, we awarded it an A+ for that category, which is one of our best scores. Our inspection ratings are tied to several items located in the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Nursing homes that receive favorable grades in this area typically have few deficiencies on those reports. Most importantly, these nursing homes generally do not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with endangerment of patients. This facility also received one of our higher scores in the area of long-term care, where it earned a grade of B+. Lastly, Hempstead received alarmingly low grades for our nursing and short-term care areas respectively.