Compare Nursing Homes in California

Find the Best Nursing Homes in California

Healthcare, and nursing homes in particular, are plentiful in California. The healthcare industry is a significant and growing part of the state's economy. Healthcare related occupations, from pediatricians to nurses to home health aides, represent over seven percent of California's total employment. The state is well poised to take on the challenges facing its health care industry and the demand for a well-trained health care workforce as the population continues to grow. While there are many follow-up care providers to choose from in the state, finding the right one can be difficult with so many options. Our website makes it easy to find the best healthcare provider in California wherever you are.

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Key Statistics About California Nursing Homes

1212 Medicare certified facilities



$319 average daily cost for Nursing Homes, 19% above the national average.



average Medicare quality rating


Percentage of short-stay residents who made improvements in function:

68%
National
Percentage of short-stay residents who were rehospitalized after a nursing home admission:

22%
National
Percentage of short-stay residents who were successfully discharged to the community:

58%
National
Percentage of short-stay residents who had an outpatient emergency department visit:

12%
National
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury:

4%
National
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain:

6%
National
Percentage of long-stay residents whose ability to move independently worsened:

19%
National
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased:

15%
National

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