There are two nursing homes in Lehighton, Pennsylvania, so at least you have a few options. This city's nursing homes received a very good city grade of B+, so what this city lacks in quantity, it makes up for in quality. We also assessed the facilities in the nearby city of Reading, which received a city grade of B. As impressed as we were with the nursing homes in Reading, we found Lehighton to be even better. You can continue reading to learn more about how this city's nursing homes fared in our category grades.
As mentioned above, this city received a strong overall grade, but we also wanted to point out that some of its facilities received nearly perfect health inspections in recent years. We gave Lehighton an elite grade of A for this category. Our inspection grades account for a host of factors found on a facility's inspection reports. One of the most important criteria we look at is the quantity and severity of deficiencies. Facilities with higher scores in this area typically have few severe deficiencies. In addition, Lehighton also really excelled in the category of nursing, where it received an A-. Wrapping up its report card, this place earned a B for long-term care and a B for short-term care. We truly found this place to be strong everywhere we looked.