With 7,657 people, Piketon, Ohio is a small city. There are just 2 nursing homes there, which does not give you too many options to choose from. Unfortunately, we awarded the nursing homes in this city city grade of F, which is one of our worst grade at the city level. We looked at the individual facilities in Piketon and we didn't see any great options as not a single nursing home in the city received an above average grade. We really don't have many good things to say about this place's facilities, but they did receive surprisingly strong inspection grades. You can continue reading to learn more about inspections and other category grades.
While its overall score was terrible, this city's nursing homes performed well in our inspection category. In fact, we awarded it a B for that category, which is one of our better scores. Perhaps the most important factor we look at in computing our inspection grades is deficiencies. These deficiencies can be found on a facility's inspection reports. It is typically in your best interest to avoid places that have too many deficiencies. Turning to the area of long-term care, Piketon received a terrible grade of D for this category. In the other categories we looked at, this place received alarmingly low grades for our nursing and short-term care categories respectively.