With just three nursing homes in the city, you only have a couple of options to choose from in Rutland, Vermont. We awarded this relatively small group of nursing homes a city grade of B, which is a good score. Interestingly, this city is the fifth best city in the state according to our rankings. This is not a state with a long list of cities with high end facilities. You can continue reading to learn more about how this city's nursing homes fared in our category grades.
To go along with its great overall grade, we awarded Rutland an A- for our inspections category. We take several aspects of a facility's inspection report into consideration in determining our inspection scores. One critical factor is deficiencies. It should be noted that the severity of the deficiencies is arguably more important than the number of deficiencies, as some of these can be relatively insignificant. The city earned a B in our short-term care category. Lastly, this place earned a B- for its nursing grade and a B- in the area of long-term care.