Vinton, Iowa has only two nursing homes to choose from, which is not a ton of options. Despite only having a couple of nursing homes, this city received a world class city grade of A. For comparison's sake, we also looked at the facilities in the nearby city of Marshalltown, which has some good nursing homes of its own. Nevertheless, we found the nursing homes in Vinton to be rated much higher than the ones in Marshalltown. Headlining this place's remarkable report card is its inspection score, which is addressed in the next section.
On top of having excellent nursing homes overall, this city really excelled in the area of inspections, where it received a grade of A+. Few cities earned a better grade in this category. These inspection scores take several factors into consideration, including deficiencies and federal fines. You can find more information about each of these issues by obtaining copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. In addition, the city also really excelled in the category of nursing, where we gave it an A. Rounding out its profile, Vinton earned a grade of B+ for short-term care and a grade of B+ in long-term care. We truly found Vinton to be competent in each category we assessed.