- Maryland nursing home ranking inched slightly higher, climbing to #33 overall, up from #34 last year.
- Maryland’s nursing homes languished in mediocrity, scoring an above average grade in only one reviewed measure.
- Regulatory problems continued to plague Maryland’s nursing homes; 97 percent were cited one or more deficiencies, a two percent increase over the previous year.
- Well over half of Maryland’s nursing homes staffed at above average levels in professional nursing care.
- Maryland is one of four below average nursing home states in the Mid-Atlantic region.
|Direct Care Staffing Above Average||72.25%||C||30||29||C||61.71%|
|Direct Care Staffing Hours per Resident||2.40||D||35||36||D||2.37|
|Facilities With Deficiencies||97.36%||F||47||41||F||95.22%|
|Facilities With Severe Deficiencies||17.18%||C||26||24||C||16.96%|
|Health Inspections Above Average||41.85%||C||27||29||C||34.07%|
|Professional Nurse Staffing Above Average||63.00%||C||30||28||C||56.31%|
|Professional Nursing Hours per Resident||1.78||A||10||38||D||0.72|
|Verified Ombudsman Complaints||77.39%||C||27||21||C||74.12%|