Galesburg, Illinois has only four nursing homes to choose from, which is a limited selection. These facilities received on average an overall grade of C. This isn't a terrible grade, but it isn't as strong of a score as we had hoped for either. We also looked at the nursing homes in the nearby city of Muscatine, which received a city grade of D. While we aren't raving about either city, we found the facilities in Galesburg to be a bit better. Please continue reading to find more information about how this city's nursing homes performed in our category grades.
This city's nursing homes' overall grade was propped up by its favorable government inspections in recent years. We awarded them one of our higher grades in this category, with a grade of B+. Inspection ratings are based on several pieces of information located in the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Places that score well in this area typically have very few deficiencies on those reports. Most importantly, these nursing homes generally do not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with risks to patient safety. The next highest grade we gave this place in any area was its short-term care rating, where it earned a B-. Lastly, this place received a B- for its nursing rating and a grade of D for long-term care. Despite an otherwise respectable performance, this city's weak long-term care score may be a concern for many people.