Oelwein, Iowa has just two nursing homes to choose from, so you don't have too many options to choose from. With a city grade of B, this city's nursing homes proved to be solid options. In fact, this city's city grade slightly better than the city grade of facilities in the local city of Waterloo. The best part of this city's strong report card was its nursing homes' inspection ratings. Inspection reports are discussed in the next paragraph
In addition to performing well in its overall grade, many of the nursing homes in Oelwein performed extremely well in our inspections category. In fact, some of the nursing homes in the city received virtually perfect inspection reports this year. Consequently, it received one of our best scores in that area with a grade of A+. Inspection grades are based on several items located in 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 facilities should not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with risks to patient safety. The city also received an impressive long-term care score where it earned a B+ in this area. Finally, this place were awarded a B- for short-term care and a C for nursing.