With a population of 162,643 , Schenectady, New York is relatively large metropolitan area. There are 6 nursing homes in the city, which should give you a variety of options. These facilities earned on average an overall grade of B-, which isn't a bad score for the city. This is right about in the middle of the pack by national standards, which is perfectly respectable. This city's report card is also consistent as it did not receive a single poor category grade either. You can read more about these in the next section.
While its overall grade was fairly ordinary, this city performed extremely well in our inspection category. In fact, we awarded the city an A- for that category, which is one of our highest scores. Arguably the most significant factor we consider in determining our inspection grades is deficiencies. These deficiencies can be found on a nursing home's inspection reports. Places with better grades in this category typically avoided the most severe deficiencies involving health risks or even death. Inspections is this city's next best attribute. The city received a B- in this category. In our final two categories, the city earned a B- in our long-term care category and a grade of B- in the area of short-term care.