There are 10 facilities in Staten Island, New York, which provides you with a reasonable number of options. This place's nursing homes were awarded a city grade of B-. For comparison's sake, we also assessed the facilities in the nearby city of Union, which received a city grade of B-. WHile neither city really stood out, both cities would likely be acceptable options for most people. You can continue reading to find more information about how this city's nursing homes performed in our category grades.
While its overall score was somewhat average, this city's nursing homes performed spectacularly well in our inspection category. In fact, we awarded Staten Island a grade of A for that category, which is one of our highest scores. We take several aspects of a facility's inspection report into consideration in determining these inspection ratings. One critical factor is deficiencies. It should be noted that the severity of these deficiencies is usually more important than the quantity of deficiencies, as some deficiencies end up being relatively minor. In addition, Staten Island also received strong long-term care grade with a grade of B in this area. Lastly, this place earned middle of the pack grades for our short-term care and nursing areas.