Altercare of Ohio, Inc.

We are a family-owned rehabilitation and skilled nursing care company started by Sue and Gerald Schroer in 1973.

With headquarters in North Canton, Ohio, the company operates 16 rehabilitation and nursing care locations in Ohio and one in Michigan. We provide physical, occupational and speech therapy care, post-acute medical services and special care for people with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias.


Altercare's goals are quality, customer service and employee satisfaction. The company is dedicated to being the preferred provider and preferred employer in each of the communities we serve.


Award-winning care is the focus of all Altercare locations, and the American Health Care Association has awarded National Quality Awards to 15 locations, recognizing achievements in continuous quality improvement. Altercare also received the NorthCoast99 award for the eighth consecutive year in 2011. This award honors 99 great workplaces in Northeast Ohio. For over 38 years, we have been leaders in providing expert care to meet the unique needs of people with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias. In fact, four Altercare Alzheimer's/dementia care units have earned the status of an Alzheimer's Foundation of America Excellence in Care Dementia Program of Distinction.

Community Support:

As a company that is in the business of caring for people, Altercare of Ohio, Inc. supports a wide range of community and advocacy organizations, including:
  • American Heart Association
  • Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
  • Alzheimer's Association


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