With 20,332 people, Morris, Illinois is a small city. There are just 2 nursing homes in the city, which does not provide you with too many options. These nursing homes were awarded on average an overall grade of D. This is a sign that this city has some bottom end nursing homes. For comparison's sake, we also assessed the nursing homes in the nearby city of West Chicago, which received an abysmal city grade of F. While neither city comes highly recommended, Morris surprisingly appears to be the better option. We don't have too many good things to say about this place's nursing homes, but they did receive surprisingly strong inspection ratings. You can scroll down to learn more about inspections and other category grades.
This city received an abysmal overall grade, but we really wanted to emphasize that some of the nursing homes in the city almost flawless health inspections in recent years. We gave it an impressive grade of A- in this area. Our inspection ratings are based on pieces of information found on the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Deficiencies are a key item to look for on these reports. You should especially avoid facilities with severe deficiencies associated with endangerment of patients. Surprisingly, Morris performed better in our short-term care category as well, where it earned a grade of B- for that category. In the other categories we looked at, this place earned terrible grades for our long-term care and nursing areas respectively.