With just four nursing homes in the city, you only have a few options in Plattsburgh, New York. The nursing homes in this city received a very good city grade of B+. Even with only a few facilities, this is still a high quality city grade. Even in a state with many good places to find nursing homes, we ranked this city as one of the top twenty five rated cities in all of New York. This city's nursing homes were better in some categories than others, but it did not have any weak links in any of our major categories discussed below. More information about these categories is available in the next section.
In addition to performing well in its overall grade, this city performed extremely well in the category of inspections. In fact, some of its facilities received almost flawless inspection reports this year. As a result, Plattsburgh received one of our highest ratings in that category with an A. Our inspection ratings are tied to pieces of information found on the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Facilities that score well in this category typically have few deficiencies on those reports. Most importantly, these facilities should not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with risks to patient safety. The city also excelled in the category of short-term care with a grade of B+. Wrapping up its impressive profile, the city received strong grades for our long-term care and nursing areas as well.