Rochester, N.Y., October 27, 2020—Jewish Senior Life’s Jewish Home of Rochester has been nationally recognized for excellence in care, ranking among U.S. News & World Report’s Best Nursing Homes 2020-21.
Ratings were given in designations of High-Performing, Average, or Below Average. The Jewish Home was ranked as High Performing for both Long-Term Care and Short-Term Rehabilitation. The Jewish Home was one of only two homes in the Rochester area ranked High-Performing in both categories.
Of the 13,433 nursing homes nationwide, only 8% received a High-Performing rating in Long-Term Care. Of the 617 nursing homes in New York State, only 8% received the High-Performing rating.
Of the 14,126 facilities nationwide that received the Short-Term Care rating, only 17% received the High-Performing rating. Of the 617 homes in New York State, only 12% received the High-Performance rating.
“When families are searching for a nursing home for their loved ones, it’s personal. They need to find the one that feels right for them and be assured their loved one will receive exceptional care,” said Mike King, President and CEO of Jewish Senior Life. “At the Jewish Home, we hold ourselves to the highest standards. Our employees play a critical part in making sure we are providing our residents with the best possible care and support every day. They work hard to ensure we are providing exceptional health care and enhancing the lives of each of our residents. We are honored to be known as one of the best nursing homes in the nation.”
The Jewish Home of Rochester is licensed by the New York State Department of Health and is both Medicaid and Medicare certified. The Home is currently a 5-star rated nursing home from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), the highest CMS rating possible. The Jewish Home has served the Rochester community for 100 years.
For more information, visit www.jewishseniorlife.org.