There are surprisingly only 3 nursing homes in Bend, Oregon, providing for a population of 105,390 people. While it only has a couple of nursing homes, this city received a first-rate city grade of A. We were so impressed with this city that we ranked it as the highest rated city in all of Oregon. Headlining this city's exemplary profile is its short-term care rating, which is addressed in the next section.
In addition to receiving a strong overall grade, most of the facilities in Bend performed spectacularly well in the area of short-term care. In fact, we awarded it a grade of A for this category, which is one of our best scores. Cities with these types of short-term care ratings generally have nursing homes with physical therapy, occupational therapy and other services related to rehabilitation. In addition, we also awarded this city an A for our inspections category. Rounding out its straight A report card, Bend were awarded a grade of A- for nursing and an A- for long-term care.