With a population of 29,963 people, Franklin, Ohio is a relatively small city. There are only 3 nursing homes there, which doesn't give you too many options. These nursing homes here earned this city a good city grade of B. For comparison's sake, we also looked at the nursing homes in the nearby city of Lebanon, which which also appears to be a decent option. Nevertheless, we found the nursing homes in Franklin to be rated a bit higher than the ones in Lebanon. You can continue reading to learn more about how this city's nursing homes fared in our category grades.
In addition to performing well in its overall grade, the nursing homes in Franklin performed spectacularly well in the category of inspections. In fact, some of the nursing homes in the city received almost flawless inspection reports this year. As a result, Franklin received one of our highest scores in that category with an A+. We take several aspects of a facility's inspection report into consideration in determining these inspection grades. One of those factors is deficiencies. You should keep in mind that the severity of deficiencies is usually more important than the number of deficiencies, as some deficiencies end up being quite minor. In addition, the city also received an impressive long-term care rating where it earned a B+ in this category. Lastly, the city were awarded a B- for its short-term care grade and a grade of C in nursing.