Carroll, Iowa is an average size city with 12,373 people. The city features only 3 nursing homes, which does not give you too many options. This place's nursing homes received an excellent city grade of B+, so what this city lacks in quantity, it makes up for in quality. Even in a state with many good cities to find nursing homes, we ranked Carroll as one of the top twenty five rated cities in all of Iowa. You can continue reading to learn more about how this city's nursing homes fared in our category grades.
In addition to performing well in its overall grade, most of the nursing homes in Carroll performed extremely well in terms of its inspection grade. In fact, some of its facilities received virtually perfect inspection reports this year. Consequently, we awarded it one of our highest scores in that category with an A. We weigh several aspects of a nursing home's inspection report in calculating these inspection ratings. One key factor is deficiencies. You should keep in mind that the severity of the deficiencies is usually more meaningful than the quantity of deficiencies, as some deficiencies are quite minor. We also wanted to emphasize that we gave the city an A- in our nursing rating. Rounding out its quality profile, this place earned favorable grades for our short-term care and long-term care categories as well.