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Ashtabula County Medical Center

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Updated Sep 1, 2020 by Nick Reese

Historical Rating
Grade: A-plus
Oct 18: A+Nov 18: A+Dec 18: A+Jan 19: A+Feb 19: A+May 19: A+Jun 19: A+Jul 19: A+Aug 19: A+Sep 19: A+Jan 20: A+Mar 20: A+Apr 20: A+May 20: A+Jun 20: A+Jul 20: A+Aug 20: A+Sep 20: A+
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Ashtabula County Medical Center's website

2420 Lake Avenue,
Ashtabula OH 44004

( 44) 099-7226

68.12% estimated occupancy 1

Note: Data for Ashtabula County Medical Center has not been updated recently. This page shows historical performance which may not be representitive of current service levels.

Located in Ashtabula, Ohio, Ashtabula County Medical Center is one of just three facilities in the city. We awarded this nursing home an overall rating of A+, making it the highest graded nursing home in the city. In addition, this is a hospital-based nursing home, which is a positive for prospective patients with medical conditions frequently requiring hospitalization. As you will see below, this place performed just as well in our category scores. We give this place two thumbs up!

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Quick Details

  • Accepts Medicare 1
  • No Medicaid 1
  • No CCRC
  • Has Resident Council
  • No Family Council
  • Non profit - Corporation
  • Offers Hospice
  • Offers Post-Acute Care 
  • Offers Inpatient Rehab
  • Offers Outpatient Rehab

Specialized Services

  • Personal Care
  • Speech Therapy
  • Stroke Recovery
  • IV Antibiotic Therapy
  • Wound Care
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Cardiac Therapy
  • Podiatry
  • Mental Health
  • Diabetes Management
  • Physical Therapy
  • Respiratory Therapy
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Pharmacy
  • Laboratory
  • X-Ray
  • Pain Management
  • Bariatric Care
  • Optometry
  • Oncology Care
  • Audiology
  • Orthopedic Rehabilitation
  • Catheter Care


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Facility Inspections

Grade: A-plus

On top of receiving a great overall score, this facility also earned an A+ inspection score. This is based on the facility's recent government inspections. An A+ in this category is one of the best complements we can offer a nursing home. Inspection ratings account for several factors included in a nursing home's inspection reports. One key criteria we weigh heavily is the quantity and severity of deficiencies. Places with better grades in this category typically have few of these severe deficiencies. This particular nursing home had just a single deficiency on its inspection report and it was not one deemed to pose a threat to patient health or safety. Finally, this facility had no substantiated complaints this year from residents, which is an excellent sign.

Nurse Quality

Grade: A-plus

Another reason we rated this nursing home so highly is that it received an A+ nursing grade. This is simply as good as it gets in this category. Our nursing score is primarily associated with a facility's level of nurse staffing. This particular nursing home provided 0.8 hours of nursing care per resident per day. Finally, our nursing grades also factor in quality-based assessments, such as avoiding major falls. This place performed well in this area. Avoiding major falls is typically a good indicator that a facility has reliable quality controls in place. Major falls can typically be prevented if more nurses aids and better safety protocols are in place.

Long-term Care Quality

Grade: A

Turning our third category, this nursing home was given a strong long-term care grade. In fact, it received a score of A in this category. Long-term care grades of this caliber generally require both around the clock care from nurses and aids, as well as quality routine medical care. One of the factors we considered on top of nurse's aid hours is vaccines. It doesn't look like this nursing home provided information about vaccinations. Clearly, this facility is doing something right in this area as it was able to keep its residents out of the hospital. In fact, it had only 0 hospitalizations per one thousand long-term resident days, which is an impressively low number.

Short-term Care Quality

Grade: A

Moving on to our fourth category, this facility also excelled in the short-term care category. In fact, we awarded it an A for this category. This finalized truly elite profile. In determining our short-term care scores, we analyze a facility's levels of highly skilled nursing, which includes registered nurses, physical therapists occupational therapists and other highly skilled individuals. This area is often a useful measure of the nursing home's rehabilitation services. Fortunately, it looks like this nursing home has registered nurses on staff. Not all facilities employs these types of nurses. On the other hand, based on the information this nursing home provided, it does not look like the facility employs physical therapists. The final measure we assessed in this area is the number of patients who were able to leave the nursing home and return home. We found that 0 percent of this nursing home's patients returned home.

Rating Over Time

Compared to national and state averages across all facilities.

FDCB-BB+A-AA+Oct 18Dec 23

Ashtabula County Medical Center Quality Metrics

Short-term Care: ER Visits

Grade: B

In Ashtabula County Medical Center, 11.89% of Patients

This indicates the number of emergency room visits per thousand days of short-term care.

Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement

Grade: F

In Ashtabula County Medical Center, 10.26% of Resident

Measures the percentage of short-term care patients that experienced functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living. Some experts argue this is a reasonable measure of a nursing home's rehabilitation performance.

Nearby Hospitals

  • Ashtabula County Medical CenterAcute Care Hospitals 0 miles away2420 Lake Avenue Ashtabula Ohio 44004Voluntary non-profit - Private(440) 997-2262
  • Uhhs Memorial Hospital of GenevaCritical Access Hospitals 10.22 miles away870 West Main Street Geneva Ohio 44041Voluntary non-profit - Private(440) 466-1141
  • University Hospitals Conneaut Medical CenterCritical Access Hospitals 11.43 miles away158 West Main Road Conneaut Ohio 44030Voluntary non-profit - Other(440) 593-1131

Nearby Dialysis

  • Ohio Renal Care Group LLC0.28 miles away2117 Lake Avenue Ashtabula Ohio 44004Dialysis Stations: 13 (440) 992-4689
  • Davita - Ashtabula Dialysis0.52 miles away1614 West 19th Street Ashtabula Ohio 44004Dialysis Stations: 17 (440) 964-9777
  • Davita - Kingsville Dialysis5 miles away5740 Dibble Road Kingsville Ohio 44048Dialysis Stations: 6 (440) 224-1338
  • Community Dialysis Center9.67 miles away222 East Beech Street Jefferson Ohio 44047Dialysis Stations: 10 (800) 352-3647
  • Davita North Ridge Dialysis13.86 miles away6830 North Ridge Road Madison Ohio 44057Dialysis Stations: 12 (440) 428-8377