Mcallen, Texas is a medium size city with 131,628 people. It features 8 nursing homes, which is a decent selection for a city of this size. This city's nursing homes were awarded a city grade of C, which is not one of our better grades at the city level. This city's city grade narrowly surpassed the city grade of nursing homes in the nearby city of Brownsville, which received an abysmal city grade. If choosing between these cities, Mcallen looks like a better option. Fortunately, there is one first-class nursing home here. This is probably where we'd begin our search here.
While its overall rating was somewhat average, we awarded this city's nursing homes an A- for our inspections rating. Inspection scores are based on several datapoints found on the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Nursing homes that score well in this area tend to have very few deficiencies on those reports. Most importantly, these facilities generally do not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with endangerment of patients. In addition, the city also earned one of our higher scores in the area of long-term care, with a B+. In our final two categories, this place received rock bottom grades in our nursing and short-term care categories respectively.