With a population of 18,375 people, Mitchell, South Dakota is a relatively small city. There are just 2 nursing homes in the city, which does not provide you with too many options. These nursing homes in this city earned this city a good city grade of B. This city ended up being one of the top fifteen cities in the state according to our ratings. This place's nursing homes were better in some categories than others, but it did not have any bad scores in any of the major categories. More information about these categories can be found in the next paragraph.
To pair with its favorable overall grade, this city's nursing homes also earned a grade of B for the city's inspections rating. Inspection scores are based on several items found on the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Nursing homes that score well in this area typically have few deficiencies on those reports. Most importantly, these places generally do not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with risks to patient safety. The city earned a B in our long-term care category. Lastly, Mitchell received a B for its short-term care grade and a B- in the area of nursing.