With just two nursing homes in the city, there are only a couple of choices in Carbondale, Pennsylvania. This city received a city grade of B for based on the quality of its nursing homes. This is as good or better than the city grade of most of the cities in the country. We were also pleased to find that this place's nursing homes did not have any poor grades in any of the four major categories. More information about its category grades is available in the next section.
To go along with its great overall grade, we awarded this city's nursing homes an A for our inspections category. Our inspection scores weigh a host of factors found on a facility's inspection reports. One of the most important criteria we rely on is the quantity and severity of deficiencies. Places with better scores in this area tend to have few of these severe deficiencies. In addition, Carbondale also excelled in the area of health nursing with a B. Lastly, this place received a B- for its short-term care score and a grade of C for long-term care.