Stockton, Illinois Nursing Home Attorneys

One of the most common questions the attorneys at Rosenberg, Eisenberg & Associates, LLC receive is where to place their loved ones who need nursing home placement. With an office located at 841 E. North Avenue, Highway 20 East, Stockton, IL, our local nursing home attorneys can help answer the questions you have related to finding a nursing home for you or a loved one.

Finding a good nursing home for a loved one can seem impossible. In fact, Stockton is home to only one nursing home, Waverly Place of Stockton. For variety, it is important to look at some of the surrounding areas, as well.

There are many resources to help individuals make informed decisions on nursing home placement. Stockton, Illinois, and the surrounding area is home to several nursing homes. Below is a list of the nursing homes in Stockton and their ratings according to US News:

Waverly Place of Stockton*
501 East Front Street, P.O. Box #38, Stockton, IL 61085
Number of beds: 49
Overall Rating: 1 out of 5 stars
Health Inspections: 1 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing: 3 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures: 1 out of 5 stars

Galena Stauss Nursing Home*
215 Summit Street, Galena, IL 61036
Number of beds: 57
Overall Rating: 4 out of 5 stars
Health Inspections: 4 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing: 3 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures: 2 out of 5 stars

Elizabeth Nursing Home*
540 Pleasant Street, Elizabeth, IL 61028
Number of beds: 49
Overall Rating: 4 out of 5 stars
Health Inspections: 4 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing: 4 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures: 2 out of 5 stars

Good Samaritan Society - Mount Carroll*
1006 North, P.O. Box #38, Stockton, IL 61085
Number of beds: 49
Overall Rating: 1 out of 5 stars
Health Inspections: 1 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing: 3 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures: 1 out of 5 stars

Lena Living Center*
1010 South Logan Street, Lena, IL 61048
Number of beds: 92
Overall Rating: 1 out of 5 stars
Health Inspections: 1 out of 5 stars
Nurse Staffing: 3 out of 5 stars
Quality Measures: 1 out of 5 stars

While this list can be a good starting point for the nursing homes in your area, it is important to keep in mind that a high rating is no guarantee of good care, and a low rating is now a guarantee for poor care. In addition to research, the following options may be beneficial in determining the right nursing home for you or your loved one:

  • Talk to staff about your questions and concerns;
  • Visit the nursing home and take a tour of the facility; and
  • Speak with the department heads of the nursing home, including the director of nursing and administrator.

If your loved one suffers from any of the below conditions, it may be a sign that they are being abused or neglected:

Call our Stockton attorneys today for a free case evaluation so we can help you determine your options for seeking maximum compensation.