With 189,162 people, Rockford, Illinois is relatively large metropolitan area. There are 6 nursing homes in the city, which gives you plenty of choices. This place's nursing homes received a city grade of C, which is not one of our stronger grades at the city level. Surprisingly, this place's city grade narrowly surpassed the city grade of nursing homes in the local city of Beloit, which received a terrible city grade. We would advise you to be very selective in either city. More information on this city's category grades is available below. Its best category is nursing, which is addressed in the next section.
The facilities in Rockford received their highest score in nursing. We awarded this place a B- in this category, which isn't bad. Nursing grades are based largely on quantity of nursing care available. Inspections is Rockford's next best attribute. It received a grade of B- in this category. In the other categories we looked at, Rockford earned a B- for its inspections rating and a grade of C in the area of long-term care.