With a population of 3,593 , Sibley, Iowa is a relatively small city. There are only 2 nursing homes in the city, which doesn't provide you with too many options. The nursing homes here received a superb city grade of A. Even with just a couple of nursing homes, this is still quite an accomplishment. This city is ranked number 180 on our list of the best cities to find nursing homes in the United States. This is impressive considering we ranked thousands of cities around the country. Headlining this city's exemplary report card is its inspection rating, which we will address in the next section.
In addition to receiving a strong overall grade, many of the facilities in Sibley performed spectacularly well in our inspection category. In fact, we awarded the city a grade of A+ for this category, which is one of our highest scores. Perhaps the most critical factor we consider in calculating our inspection scores is deficiencies. These deficiencies are found on a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Nursing homes with better grades in this category most likely avoided the most severe deficiencies involving health risks or even death. The city also performed spectacularly well in the area of nursing, with an A for that area. Wrapping up its quality profile, we gave Sibley a grade of B+ for its long-term care rating and a B+ for short-term care. We found Sibley to be very strong in each category we assessed.