With 21,329 people, Middletown, Pennsylvania is a small city. There are only 2 nursing homes in the city, which doesn't offer you too many choices. This city's nursing homes were given a respectable city grade of B-. This is just about average by national standards, which is perfectly respectable. Finally, this city's nursing homes received consistent grades in all of the major categories. Additional information about its category grades can be found in the next section.
Despite receiving a fairly ordinary overall grade, this city's nursing homes performed spectacularly well in the area of inspections. In fact, some of the nursing homes in the city received almost flawless inspection reports this year. Consequently, Middletown received one of our best scores in that area with a grade of A-. Perhaps the most significant factor we look at in determining our inspection grades is deficiencies. These deficiencies can be found on a facility's inspection reports. Places with higher scores in this area most likely dodged the more severe deficiencies involving things like patient abuse. Middletown also earned one of our higher scores in our short-term care category, with a grade of B. In our final two categories, the city received a B- for its nursing rating and a C in the area of long-term care.