- Ohio’s nursing home ranking slipped four spots and one letter grade lower; ranking #34 overall while posting a “D” grade.
- Despite failing grades in percentage of facilities with above average direct care staffing hours and percentage of facilities with above average professional nurse hours, Ohio managed to increase measure considerably, 8 percent and 10 percent respectively.
- Ohio still had the third worst percentage of facilities that failed to achieve above average direct care staffing.
- Nearly 15 percent of Ohio nursing homes had a deficiency free inspection—one of the nation’s highest rates.
- Ohio nursing homes continued to have a relatively few number of severe deficiencies when compared to other states.
- Ohio’s nursing home care ranks third out of the Great Lakes region’s six states.
|Direct Care Staffing Above Average||42.18%||F||48||48||F||32.58%|
|Direct Care Staffing Hours per Resident||2.31||D||40||37||D||2.33|
|Facilities With Deficiencies||85.52%||B||13||8||A||78.64%|
|Facilities With Severe Deficiencies||13.01%||B||15||11||B||10.79%|
|Health Inspections Above Average||42.50%||C||24||21||C||34.75%|
|Professional Nurse Staffing Above Average||32.53%||F||46||46||F||24.01%|
|Professional Nursing Hours per Resident||1.63||C||26||39||D||0.72|
|Verified Ombudsman Complaints||74.42%||C||23||23||C||75.94%|