There are only 2 nursing homes in Johnson City, New York, providing for a relatively small population of 19,104 people. We gave the nursing homes here a top-notch city grade of A-. Even with just a couple of nursing homes, this is still quite an achievement. In fact, Johnson City is one of the top 500 cities in the country. This is impressive since we ranked thousands of cities around the country. Finally, this city's category grades were just as impressive as its city grade. You can learn more about these in the next section.
In addition to performing well in its overall grade, most of the facilities in Johnson City performed remarkably well in the area of inspections. In fact, some of its facilities received almost flawless inspection reports this year. As a result, we awarded Johnson City one of our best grades in that area with an A+. Inspection ratings are tied to several datapoints located in the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Facilities that excel in this area have very few deficiencies on their reports. Most importantly, these nursing homes should not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with risks to patient safety. In addition, we also wanted to emphasize that we awarded the city an A- in our nursing rating. Wrapping up its profile, we awarded the city a B+ for its long-term care score and a B+ in short-term care. We truly found this city to be very strong in each category we assessed.