With a population of 163,222 people, Youngstown, Ohio is relatively large city. There are 22 nursing homes in the city, which should give you a variety of options. This place's nursing homes were awarded a city grade of C, which is not one of our stronger scores at the city level. Nationally, most cities received a higher grade than this place. The best part of this city's report card was is its inspection score. Inspection grades are discussed in the following paragraph.
This city's nursing homes' most impressive category grade was in the area of inspections. In this category, we gave the city a B+. Arguably the most important factor we look at in calculating our inspection scores is deficiencies. These deficiencies can be found on a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Nursing homes with higher scores in this area most likely avoided the most severe deficiencies involving health risks or even death. Inspections is Youngstown's next best grade. We gave it a B- in this category. In the last two categories, Youngstown received a grade of C in our short-term care category and a C in the area of nursing.