With 36,726 people, Placerville, California is a small city. There are only 3 nursing homes there, which does not provide you with too many options. These facilities earned on average an overall grade of C. This isn't a terrible grade, but it is not quite as high of a grade as we like to see either. We actually found this city grade to be better than the grade we gave the nearby city of Marysville. With Marysville receiving a terrible grade, Placerville appears to be a better bet. This place is better in some categories than others, but it didn't have bad scores in any of the major categories discussed below. More information about these categories is available in the next paragraph.
This city's overall grade was propped up by its nursing score. We gave them one of our better scores in that area, with a grade of B. Our nursing rating is based on a facility's level of nurse staffing. We look at both the levels of licensure of those nurses and the amount of time spent with patients. Placerville earned a grade of B for our short-term care category. Lastly, this place earned a B- for its inspections rating and a C for long-term care.