With just two nursing homes in the city, there are only a few choices in Upper Sandusky, Ohio. We gave this city a city grade of B for overall nursing home quality. For comparison's sake, we also assessed the nursing homes in the nearby city of Marysville, which received a city grade of C. We found Upper Sandusky to be a far better option. The best part of Upper Sandusky's strong report card was its nursing homes' inspection scores. Inspection grades are discussed in the next paragraph
To go along with its strong overall grade, we awarded the nursing homes in Upper Sandusky a grade of A in our inspections rating. Our inspection grades account for several factors found on a nursing home's inspection reports. One key criteria we look at is the quantity and severity of deficiencies. Nursing homes with higher grades in this category tend to have few severe deficiencies. Upper Sandusky received a B in our long-term care category. In the last two categories, Upper Sandusky earned a B- in our nursing category and a B- in short-term care.