With a population of 6,353 people, Pittsfield, Illinois is a small city. There are only 2 nursing homes there, which doesn't provide you with too many options to choose from. We gave this city a city grade of B for based on the quality of its nursing homes. This is an average city grade nationally, which is perfectly respectable. You can continue reading to learn more about how this city's nursing homes fared in our category grades.
As mentioned above, this city's nursing homes received a strong overall grade, but we also wanted to point out that some of its facilities received nearly flawless health inspections the past few years. We awarded Pittsfield an elite grade of A in this category. Arguably the most critical factor we consider in calculating our inspection scores is deficiencies. Deficiencies can be found on a nursing home's inspection reports. Places with higher grades in this category most likely dodged the more severe deficiencies involving patient abuse or death. In addition, Pittsfield also received one of our better grades in our long-term care category, with a B+. In the other categories we looked at, we gave Pittsfield slightly below average grades in our nursing and short-term care areas.