Sylvania, Ohio is a relatively small city with 32,226 people. The city has 5 nursing homes, which is a decent selection for a city of this size. We gave this relatively small group of nursing homes a city grade of B, which is a very solid grade. For comparison's sake, we also looked at the nursing homes in the nearby city of Toledo, which received a city grade of C. We found Sylvania to be in a totally different league. This city's profile is also consistent as it did not receive a single weak category grade either. You can find more information about these in the next section.
To go along with its strong overall grade, we awarded this city's nursing homes an A- for our inspections category. We take several aspects of a facility's inspection report into consideration in determining our inspection scores. One of those factors is deficiencies. It should be noted that the severity of deficiencies is usually more important than the quantity of deficiencies, as some of these can be relatively insignificant. The city earned a B+ for its. Lastly, the city earned a B in our nursing category and a B- for long-term care.