Niagara Falls, New York is an average size city with 66,192 people. It has just 2 nursing homes, which does not offer you too many choices. With a city grade of B, this city's nursing homes proved to be good options. This is an average city grade nationally, which is nothing to be ashamed of. You can continue reading to learn more about how this city's nursing homes fared in our category grades.
This city received a strong overall grade, but we especially wanted to point out that some of its nursing homes received virtually flawless health inspections the past few years. We gave Niagara Falls an impressive grade of A+ in this category. Inspection scores are based on pieces of information located in the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Places that receive favorable grades in this area tend to have very few deficiencies on those reports. Most importantly, these nursing homes generally do not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with risks to patient safety. In addition, the city also received an impressive long-term care rating with a B in this area. Rounding out its report card, the city earned grades of B and F for our short-term care and nursing areas respectively. For the most part, this place's category grades were very strong, but this weak nursing score may suggest lower levels of nurse staffing.