With 39,722 people, Moses Lake, Washington is a relatively small city. There are just 2 nursing homes in the city, which doesn't provide you with too many choices. This city received a city grade of C based on its overall nursing home quality. This is not a strong city score. For comparison's sake, we also assessed the facilities in the nearby city of Richland, which received a city grade of F. While we gave both cites low scores, we found the nursing homes in Moses Lake to be a better bet. You can continue reading to learn more about how this city's nursing homes performed in our category grades.
The highest grade we gave this city in any category was its inspection grade, where it received a B-. Inspection ratings weigh several factors, including deficiencies and federal fines. You can find more information about each of these issues by reviewing copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. This city's next best category was nursing, where we awarded it a grade of B- in this area. In the other categories we looked at, Moses Lake earned grades of B- and D for our short-term care and long-term care areas respectively. Despite an otherwise decent profile, a long-term care score in this range may be concerning for some people.