Our data for Wappingers Falls, New York is based on a single nursing home we found there. This facility received an overall grade of B-, which is a a respectable rating. We also looked at the nursing homes in the nearby city of Newburgh. With Newburgh receiving an awful city grade, we found the nursing home in Wappingers Falls to be in a totally different league than most of the nursing homes in Newburgh. You may be content with this place. If you are looking for more options, you're simply going to have to look in other cities.
This city's only nursing home received a fairly ordinary overall grade, however, we really wanted to emphasize its nearly flawless health inspections the past few years. We gave them an elite grade of A in this category. Inspection ratings weigh several factors found on a facility's inspection reports. One of the most important criteria we weigh heavily is the number and severity of deficiencies. Nursing homes with better grades in this area usually have few of these severe deficiencies. This facility also earned a grade of B+ for the area of long-term care. In our final two categories, the city earned terrible grades for our short-term care and nursing categories respectively.