With just two nursing homes in the city, you only have a few options to choose from in Somerset, Pennsylvania. We gave this small group of nursing homes a city grade of B-, which is a solid score. For comparison's sake, we also assessed the nursing homes in the nearby city of Irwin, which received a city grade of F. While we aren't raving about either city, we found the facilities in Somerset to be slightly better. The best part of this city's profile is is its short-term care grade. Short-term care grades are discussed in the following paragraph.
This city received a short-term care score which is superior to its overall grade. We awarded them grade of B+ in this category. High end scores in this category typically mean the city's nursing homes have favorable levels of physical therapy staffing. In addition, Somerset earned a B for the city's inspection rating. In our final two categories, this place earned a grade of B- for its nursing score and a grade of D for long-term care. Despite an otherwise respectable performance, this place's poor long-term care grade could be a concern for many prospective residents.