Eureka, Illinois is a medium size city with 6,713 people. The city has just 2 nursing homes, which does not provide you with too many options to choose from. This relatively small group of facilities were awarded on average an overall grade of B-, which isn't a bad score for the city. We also looked at the nursing homes in the nearby city of Normal. We found the nursing homes in Eureka to be in a totally different league than the ones in Normal. Please continue reading to find more information about how this city's nursing homes performed in our category grades.
This city's best category grade was in the area of inspections. In that category, we gave Eureka a B. Our inspection scores are based on several items found on the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Facilities that excel in this category typically have few deficiencies on those reports. Most importantly, these places should not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with risks to patient safety. In addition, Eureka earned a B in our short-term care category. In the other categories we looked at, the city received middle of the road grades in our nursing and long-term care categories.