Altercare Locations Earn U.S. News & World Report’s Best Nursing Homes Award

Canton, OH (January 25, 2023) — The annual Best Nursing Homes ratings, now in their 13th year, assist prospective residents and their families in making informed decisions in consultation with their medical professionals about where to receive short-term or long-term nursing home care. Only 16% of U.S skilled-nursing facilities earned the “Best Nursing Home” designation this year.

The following centers earned this designation by achieving ratings of "High Performing," the highest possible rating, for Short-Term Rehabilitation: 

  • Altercare Nobles Pond, Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation in Canton, OH
  • Altercare Post-Acute Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation in Kent, OH

“I’m honored that Altercare centers are once again recognized as some the nation’s best for Short-Term Rehabilitation. I commend our teams for their daily dedication in providing outstanding patient care," states Doug Mock, president of Altercare. “We are grateful for this recognition distinguishing Altercare among our peers.”

The Short-Term Rehabilitation designations are based on U.S. News’ assessment of quality measures focusing on staffing, clinical outcomes such as fall and infection prevention, and more.


About Altercare

Altercare Integrated Health Services is a family-owned company operating 25 nursing care and rehabilitation centers in Ohio and Michigan. Altercare centers provide a full continuum of services including post-hospital transitional care, skilled nursing, physical, occupational and speech therapies, Alzheimer’s and related dementia programming and assisted living and independent living in specific locations. Altercare centers are recognized for quality care having earned bronze, silver and gold American Health Care Association awards and named one of the Best Places to Work in Northeast Ohio by NorthCoast 99. For more information, visit