- Illinois’s nursing home care languished once again, maintaining a failing grade while the state’s ranking dropped from #42 to #44.
- Illinois nursing homes averaged less than 2 hours and 15 minutes of direct resident care per day despite a nominal increase in direct caregiver hours.
- One in four nursing Illinois nursing homes cited a severe deficiency.
- Illinois managed to score only one above average grade in any quality measure.
- Illinois’s failing nursing home care ranks next to last in the Great Lakes region states.
|Direct Care Staffing Above Average||55.87%||D||38||36||D||49.31%|
|Direct Care Staffing Hours per Resident||2.23||F||47||51||F||2.14|
|Facilities With Deficiencies||96.87%||F||44||44||F||96.38%|
|Facilities With Severe Deficiencies||25.85%||D||39||41||F||26.74%|
|Health Inspections Above Average||44.13%||B||13||25||C||34.51%|
|Professional Nurse Staffing Above Average||64.10%||C||28||29||C||55.42%|
|Professional Nursing Hours per Resident||1.52||D||38||26||C||0.81|
|Verified Ombudsman Complaints||73.63%||C||22||18||B||73.21%|