JP’s Sherrill House Ranks Among ‘Best Nursing Homes’ in United States

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Sherrill House recently announced it has been recognized on the 2018-19 list of “Best Nursing Homes” in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, the global authority in health care rankings.

Posted by Sherrill House on Thursday, November 1, 2018

Sherrill House, a not-for-profit skilled nursing and rehabilitation center, was given an overall rating of “High Performing” in the annual quality ranking, and was also recognized for its short-stay rehabilitation services.

“This recognition is really an acknowledgment of our staff, and the work they do with care and compassion every day,” said Patrick Stapleton, Chief Executive Officer of Sherrill House. “We are grateful for their continued commitment to our patients, residents, and their families, and for their ongoing support of our organization.”

Sherrill House earned its top ranking by U.S. News & World Report through data from the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), which included health inspection findings, nurse staffing and medical quality measures. The facility consistently gets high marks for quality and overall satisfaction in surveys of residents, patients and families.

U.S. News & World Report evaluated more than 15,000 nursing homes nationwide, out of which around 2,000 earned the designation of a “U.S. News Best Nursing Home,” including Sherrill House.

Located at 135 S. Huntington Ave. in Jamaica Plain, the Sherrill House is a 196-bed, not-for-profit skilled nursing and rehabilitation center that provides short-term rehabilitation, traditional long-term care, and specialized care for individuals with Alzheimer’s and dementia.