Shenandoah, Iowa is an average size city with 6,025 people. The city features only 2 nursing homes, which does not give you too many choices. This place's nursing homes were given a respectable city grade of B-. This is comparable with most of the cities in the nation. Please continue reading to learn more about how this city's nursing homes performed in our category grades.
It should also be noted that this city's nursing rating was superior to its overall grade. In fact, we gave Shenandoah a grade of B in this area, which is one of our better grades. In forming these short-term care ratings, we look at the facility's skilled nursing services, such as those performed by registered nurses, respiratory therapists, physical therapists and other types of skilled professionals. Our goal is to devise a tool for sizing up the rehabilitation services of various nursing homes. The city also received favorable health inspections in recent years. In fact, we awarded it one of our better grades in this area, with a B. In the other categories we looked at, we awarded the city middle of the road grades for our long-term care and nursing areas.