Zion, Illinois is an average size city with 31,104 people. The city has just 2 nursing homes, which doesn't provide you with too many choices. We gave this relatively small group of nursing homes a city grade of B-, which is a respectable score. For comparison's sake, we also assessed the nursing homes in the nearby city of Waukegan, which received a city grade of D. While we not writing glowing reviews about either city, we found the nursing homes in Zion to be a better bet. Finally, this place's nursing homes were consistent in all of the other areas we looked at. Additional information about these categories can be found in the next section.
We wanted to note that this city's nursing grade was superior to its overall grade. In fact, we awarded Zion a B+ in this area, which is one of our better grades. With a short-term care score of this caliber we'd expect the majority of the facilities here to a high functioning physical therapy and rehabilitation program. Zion received very good inspection reports this year as well, earning a grade of B in this category. In the last two categories, the city earned a grade of B- for its nursing rating and a C in the area of long-term care.