Our data for Lakewood, Ohio is based on a single nursing home we found in the city. We awarded the city's sole nursing home a grade of C, so it may be worth looking at. We found that most cities received a B or higher, leaving this city on the wrong side of average. The best part of this place's profile was is its inspection score. Inspection reports are discussed in the paragraph below.
This city's only nursing home's best category grade was in the area of inspections. In that category, we gave them a B+. Our inspection ratings are tied to pieces of information located in the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Facilities that score well in this category have few deficiencies on those reports. Most importantly, these facilities should not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with endangerment of patients. The next best grade we gave this city in any category was its nursing rating, where it received a C. In the other categories we looked at, Lakewood were awarded a C in our short-term care category and a grade of D in the area of long-term care. In spite of an otherwise decent profile, a long-term care grade this poor may be an issue for some prospective residents.