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 is one of the top ten cities in the state according to our rankings. 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 discussed below. More information about its category grades is available in the next section.
On top of having excellent nursing homes on the whole, this city's nursing homes really excelled in the area of inspections, where it received an A-. Not many cities earned a better grade in this area. Our inspection scores account for a host of factors found on a facility's inspection reports. One key criteria we weigh heavily is the quantity and severity of deficiencies. Facilities with better grades in this category usually have very few of these severe deficiencies. In addition, the city also received an impressive short-term care grade with a B in this area. Wrapping up its quality profile, Mitchell earned a grade of B for its nursing score and a B in long-term care. Mitchell really didn't have any weak links based on our assessment.