With just two nursing homes in the city, you only have a few options to choose from in Troy, Ohio. These nursing homes earned on average an overall grade of D. This is a sign that this place has some really bad facilities. We also looked at the facilities in the nearby city of Fairfield, which received an alarming city grade of F. While neither city comes highly recommended, Troy actually appears to be the slightly better option. If you aren't deterred by this city's report card, you can continue reading to find out about its category scores. This city's nursing homes actually received a strong grade in the area of inspections for example.
While its overall grade was terrible, we actually awarded this city a grade of B+ for our inspections rating. This category clearly wasn't the source of this place's concerning overall grade. Our inspection grades weigh several factors included in a nursing home's inspection report. One key criteria we consider is the number and severity of deficiencies. You generally want to avoid nursing homes with too many severe deficiencies flagged. We also wanted to acknowledge that we awarded the city a C in the area of long-term care. In the other categories we looked at, we gave the city abysmal grades for our short-term care and nursing areas respectively.