With a population of 51,027 people, Oroville, California is a small city. There are just 3 nursing homes there, which does not offer you too many options to choose from. This city's nursing homes were awarded a solid city grade of B-. We found this city grade was considerably better than the city grade of D received by the nearby city of Lincoln. If you happen to be choosing between these two cities, Oroville appears to be a no brainer. One of the highlights of this city's report card is its nursing homes' strong long-term care scores, which we will address in the following section.
The nursing homes in Oroville received a long-term care score which is superior to its overall grade. We awarded it a favorable grade of B in this category. Facilities that do well in this category typically are well-staffed and provide extensive hands on care to patients. Oroville also received one of our better grades in our nursing category, with a grade of B. In the other categories we looked at, this place earned a B- in our inspections category and a B- in the area of short-term care.