With a population of 134,152 people, Cedar Rapids, Iowa is a moderately populated city. There are 9 nursing homes there, which provides you with a few choices. Impressively, this place's nursing homes received a superb city grade of A-. This is an achievement for any city, but it is even more impressive when you consider the number of nursing homes here. In fact, this is one of the top 500 cities in the entire country. This is impressive given that we ranked thousands of cities around the country. This city's report card was also consistent as it did not receive a single weak category grade either. You can learn more about these in the next section.
To pair with its great overall grade, we awarded this city's nursing homes a grade of A+ for our inspections category. Inspection grades are based on many items found on the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Places that excel in this area tend to have very few deficiencies on those reports. Most importantly, these places generally do not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with endangerment of patients. We also wanted to point out that we gave the city an A- in our short-term care category. Wrapping up its profile, this place received strong grades for our nursing and long-term care categories as well.