With a population of 31,469 people, Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin is a relatively small city. There are only 2 nursing homes in the city, which doesn't give you too many options. The nursing homes here received an excellent city grade of A. Even with only a few facilities, this is still a great achievement. In fact, this is one of the top 250 cities in the entire nation. This is impressive given that we ranked thousands of cities around the nation. Lastly, this city's category grades were every bit as impressive as its overall city grade. You can read more about these in the next paragraph.
In addition to receiving a strong overall grade, many of the facilities in Chippewa Falls performed extremely well in our inspection category. In fact, we awarded the city an A+ for this category, which is one of our highest scores. Perhaps the most important factor we look at in calculating our inspection ratings is deficiencies. These deficiencies can be found on a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Places with higher grades in this area most likely dodged the most severe deficiencies involving health risks or even death. In addition, the city also performed extremely well in the area of nursing, where it earned an A- for this category. Wrapping up its report card, this place received strong grades for our long-term care and short-term care categories as well.