There are only 2 nursing homes located in Rexburg, Idaho, servicing a population of 35,470 people. This small group of nursing homes earned on average an overall grade of B, which is a good score for the city. Rexburg is one of the ten highest rated cities in Idaho according to our ratings. We were also pleased to find that this city did not have any bad scores in any of the four major categories. More information about these categories is available in the next section.
In addition to having excellent nursing homes on the whole, this place really excelled in our long-term care category where we gave it a grade of A-. Few cities earned a better grade in this area. For long-term care residents, the nursing home's primary objective is to keep patients healthy and safe. This is different than skilled nursing or short-term care where the goal is to rehabilitate patients. In addition, we also wanted to emphasize that we awarded the city an A- in our short-term care rating. Rounding out its report card, we gave the city grades of A- and C for our nursing and inspections areas respectively. Outside of its inspections score, this city's three other grades were remarkably strong.