Friendly Home named ‘Best Nursing Home’

The Friendly Home in Brighton recently announced it has been ranked as a Best Nursing Home 2020-2021 by U.S. News & World Report.

This ranking places the Friendly Home in the elite 21% of skilled nursing facilities in the country to achieve the coveted rating of “high performing,” the highest possible rating, for long-term care. Rankings were based on quality measures focused on staffing, outcomes and processes of care.

U.S. News evaluated more than 15,000 facilities throughout the country. Of those, 907 nursing homes received “best nursing home “designation for long-term care. Only four are located in the greater Rochester area. The Friendly Home is the only nursing home in Monroe County to be named a best nursing home in 2020-2021 by both U.S. News & World Report and Newsweek.

“Every Friendly Home employee deserves to be congratulated on achieving this prestigious recognition,” says Glen Cooper, president and CEO of Friendly Senior Living. “It reflects their dedication, commitment and hard work — every day. I am grateful and honored to work among such an amazing group of healthcare heroes.”

The Friendly Home has placed on the U.S. News & World Report list of Best Nursing Homes every year since 2016.