Chicago Ridge, Illinois is an average size city with 14,139 people. The city has only 2 nursing homes, which does not give you too many options. Sadly, the nursing homes here received a city grade of D, which is an abysmal grade at the city level. As bad as this city's grade is, we surprisingly found gave the nearby city of Cicero an even worse grade. With Cicero receiving such a terrible grade, we would advise you to be very selective in either city. If you aren't deterred by this city's profile, you can continue reading to find out about its nursing homes' category scores. This city's nursing homes actually fared well in short-term care for instance.
While its overall grade was terrible, this city's performed favorably in short-term care. In fact, we awarded it a grade of B for that category, which is one of our better grades. In the category of short-term care, we seek to evaluate measures of a facility's rehabilitation. We assess a nursing home's skilled nursing services, such as the ones performed by registered nurses and various therapists. Surprisingly, Chicago Ridge also performed better in our inspections category, where we gave it a decent inspection report this year. We awarded it a C in this area. Lastly, Chicago Ridge received concerningly weak grades for our nursing and long-term care areas respectively.