With 15,691 people, Eaton, Ohio is a small city. There are just 3 nursing homes in the city, which does not offer you too many options to choose from. Sadly, the nursing homes in this city received a city grade of D, which is an abysmal grade at the city level. As bad as this grade is, we actually found gave the nearby city of Fairfield an even worse grade. With Fairfield receiving such a terrible grade, we would advise you to tread carefully in either city. If you aren't deterred by this city's profile, you can continue reading to find out about its category grades. This city's nursing homes actually fared well in the category of inspections for instance.
While the city's overall rating was terrible, we awarded the nursing homes in Eaton an A- for our inspections rating. Our inspection scores account for a host of factors found on a nursing home's inspection reports. One of the most important criteria we rely on is the number and severity of deficiencies. You generally want to avoid places with a bunch of severe deficiencies flagged. We also wanted to acknowledge that we gave Eaton a grade of C in our long-term care category. In the last two categories, the city received terrible grades in our nursing and short-term care categories respectively.