With 95,666 people, Belleville, Illinois is an average size city. There are 8 nursing homes in the city, which provides you with multiple options to choose from. This city's nursing homes were awarded a city grade of D, which is an abysmal grade at the city level. By way of comparison, we awarded the nursing homes in the nearby city of Granite City a city grade of F, which is a very poor grade. Although neither city received a glowing review, we found the nursing homes in Belleville to be a better option. If you aren't deterred by this place's report card, you can continue reading to learn more about its nursing homes' category scores. This city's nursing homes actually received a strong grade in the area of inspections for instance.
This city's nursing homes received an abysmal overall grade, but we wanted to acknowledge its strong government inspections in recent years. We awarded it a grade of B in this area. Inspection grades are tied to datapoints located in the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Deficiencies are a key item to look for on these reports. You should especially avoid nursing homes with severe deficiencies associated with risks to resident well being. Surprisingly, Belleville performed decently in the area of nursing as well, where it earned a grade of C for that category. In the other categories we looked at, this place received a C in our long-term care category and a C in short-term care.