Rockford, Illinois Nursing Home Lawyers

How do you pick the right nursing home? Our attorneys get daily calls asking the very same question. As attorneys, we don't vet every nursing home in Illinois for their performance, but we are familiar with some of the resources available to individuals seeking nursing home placement.

If you have ever attempted to look for a nursing home yourself, you know that it can seem like an impossible task finding the nursing home that fits the needs of your loved one. Family's often have considerations beyond the quality of the nursing home, such as staffing, activities available, cleanliness, food quality, and proximity to their home.

Rockford, Illinois is home to several nursing homes. Below is a list of the nursing homes in Rockford and their ratings according to US News.

The Villa at Pennsylvania Peterson*
1311 Parkview Avenue, Rockford, IL 61107
Number of beds: 129
Overall Rating: 3 out of 5 stars
Health Inspections: 2 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing: 4 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures: 2 out of 5 stars

Presence St. Anne Center*
4405 Highcrest Road, Rockford, IL 61107
Number of beds: 179
Overall Rating: 4 out of 5 stars
Health Inspections: 4 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing: 4 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures: 4 out of 5 stars

Forest City Rehabilitation & Nursing Center*
321 Arnold Avenue, Rockford, IL 61108
Number of beds: 213
Overall Rating: 1 out of 5 stars
Health Inspections: 1 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing: 1 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures: 2 out of 5 stars

Alden Park Strathmoor*
5668 Strathmoor Drive, Rockford, IL 61107
Number of beds: 189
Overall Rating: 3 out of 5 stars
Health Inspections: 3 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing: 2 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures: 2 out of 5 stars

Amberwood Care Centre*
2313 North Rockton Avenue, Rockford, IL 61103
Number of beds: 137
Overall Rating: 2 out of 5 stars
Health Inspections: 2 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing: 3 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures: 2 out of 5 stars

Alden Alma Nelson Manor*
550 South Mulford Avenue, Rockford, IL 61108
Number of beds: 179
Overall Rating: 1 out of 5 stars
Health Inspections: 1 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing: 2 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures: 2 out of 5 stars

Fairhaven Christian Retirement Center*
3470 North Alpine Road, Rockford, IL 61114
Number of beds: 96
Overall Rating: 5 out of 5 stars
Health Inspections: 5 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing: 5 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures: 5 out of 5 stars

Rosewood Care Center of Rockford*
1660 South Mulford, Rockford, IL 61108
Number of beds: 116
Overall Rating: 5 out of 5 stars
Health Inspections: 3 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing: 5 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures: 5 out of 5 stars

Alpine Fireside Health Center*
3650 North Alpine Road, Rockford, IL 61114
Number of beds: 66
Overall Rating: 5 out of 5 stars
Health Inspections: 4 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing: 5 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures: 3 out of 5 stars

Rock River Health Care*
707 West Riverside Boulevard, Rockford, IL 61103
Number of beds: 130
Overall Rating: 1 out of 5 stars
Health Inspections: 1 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing: 2 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures: 4 out of 5 stars

Presence Cor Mariae Center*
3330 Maria Linden Drive, Rockford, IL 61114
Number of beds: 73
Overall Rating: 5 out of 5 stars
Health Inspections: 4 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing: 5 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures: 5 out of 5 stars

River Bluff Nursing Home*
4401 North Main Street, Rockford, IL 61103
Number of beds: 304
Overall Rating: 4 out of 5 stars
Health Inspections: 3 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing: 4 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures: 2 out of 5 stars

Willows Health Center*
4054 Albright Lane, Rockford, IL 61103
Number of beds: 42
Overall Rating: 5 out of 5 stars
Health Inspections: 5 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing: 5 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures: 4 out of 5 stars

It is important to remember that a high rating does not necessarily mean that your loved one will receive good care at the nursing home and a poor score does not necessarily mean that your loved one is destined to be abused or neglected if placed there. Do your own due diligence before choosing where to place your loved one.

The following may also be beneficial in determining the right Rockford nursing home for you or your loved one:

  • Tour the facility;
  • Try the food at the facility;
  • Speak with the department heads of the nursing home, including the director of nursing and administrator; and
  • Talk to staff about your questions and concerns.

Over a span of nearly 40 years, our lawyers have recovered tens of millions of dollars in settlements and verdicts for our clients, while providing them the personalized attention that these situations require. If you believe you have a claim or are otherwise dissatisfied with the nursing home your loved one is in, give us a call and let our attorneys evaluate your case and help you develop a plan to get you the help you need.