There is just one nursing home in Streamwood, Illinois, servicing a small population of 39,927 people. This facility earned an overall grade of B-, which is a a respectable score. For comparison's sake, we also assessed the facilities in the nearby city of Schaumburg. With Schaumburg receiving a terrible city grade, we found the nursing home in Streamwood to be rated much higher than most of the facilities in Schaumburg. The best part of this place's profile is its exemplary short-term care grade. Short-term care grades are discussed in the next section.
While its overall grade was somewhat average, we awarded this city's nursing home a grade of A- for our short-term care rating. In calculating our short-term care grades, we look at a facility's levels of skilled nursing services, which includes registered nurses, physical therapists speech therapists and other highly skilled individuals. This category is typically a reliable measure of a facility's ability to rehabilitate patients. This nursing home also earned a B+ for its inspections rating. In the other categories we looked at, this place earned grades of C and D for our nursing and long-term care categories respectively. Even with an otherwise respectable performance, this place's weak long-term care rating could be a problem for many people.