Compare Nursing Homes in Pennsylvania

Find the Best Nursing Homes in Pennsylvania

As the country's sixth most populous state with over 12 million people, Pennsylvania has no shortage of excellent healthcare facilities and services. Although much of Pennsylvania is rural, the majority of the population lives in metropolitan areas where healthcare services are concentrated. No matter where you live and what type of healthcare services are needed, we can help you find the best senior care for you or you or your loved one.

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Key Statistics About Pennsylvania Nursing Homes

702 Medicare certified facilities



$329 average daily cost for Nursing Homes, 23% above the national average.



average Medicare quality rating


Percentage of short-stay residents who made improvements in function:

67%
National
Percentage of short-stay residents who were rehospitalized after a nursing home admission:

22%
National
Percentage of short-stay residents who were successfully discharged to the community:

58%
National
Percentage of short-stay residents who had an outpatient emergency department visit:

12%
National
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury:

4%
National
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain:

6%
National
Percentage of long-stay residents whose ability to move independently worsened:

19%
National
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased:

16%
National

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