With 38,440 people, Pickerington, Ohio is a relatively small city. Unfortunately, there is only one nursing home in the city. We gave the city's lone nursing home a grade of B, which is a quality score. This should provide you with at least one decent option. We also assessed the nursing homes in the nearby city of Hilliard. With Hilliard receiving an awful city grade, we found the facility in Pickerington to be rated much higher than most of the facilities in Hilliard. The best aspect of this facility's impressive profile was its short-term care rating. We discuss short-term care in the following section.
In addition to performing well in its overall grade, this city's nursing home performed extremely well in our short-term care category. Consequently, it received one of our highest ratings in that area with a grade of A. In determining our short-term care grades, we assess a nursing home's levels of skilled nursing, which includes registered nurses, physical therapists speech therapists and other types of therapists. This grade is frequently a meaningful assessment of a facility's rehabilitation services. This place also performed remarkably well in the area of inspections. In fact, it received a nearly flawless inspection report this year, which helped it earn an A. Wrapping up its report card, this place received grades of B+ and F for our nursing and long-term care categories respectively. For the most part, we were pleased with this city's scores, but it didn't perform well in the area of long-term care.