With just two nursing homes in the city, you only have a few choices in Elkhorn, Wisconsin. We gave the nursing homes in this city an excellent city grade of A. Even with only a couple of nursing homes, this is still a great achievement. This city has the distinction of being one of the top 250 cities in the country. This is impressive considering we ranked thousands of cities around the nation. One of the best aspects of this city's exemplary report card is its nursing homes' inspection scores. Inspection grades are discussed in the next section.
On top of having quality nursing homes overall, this place really excelled in the area of inspections, where we gave it an A. Few cities fared this well in this area. Our inspection grades are tied to items located in the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Places that excel 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 endangerment of patients. The city performed especially well in the area of short-term care as well. As a result, we awarded Elkhorn an A in this category. Wrapping up its excellent report card, the city received grades of A- and B+ for our nursing and long-term care categories respectively.