Porterville, California has only five nursing homes to choose from, so you don't have too many options to choose from. We gave this relatively small group of nursing homes a city grade of B-, which is a solid rating. This is a middle of the road score compared to other places in the country. You can continue reading to find more information about how this city's nursing homes fared in our category grades.
This city's nursing homes received an inspection grade which is stronger than its overall grade. We awarded them grade of B in this category. Inspection ratings are tied to several datapoints found on the a nursing home's recent inspection reports. Places that excel in this area tend to have very few deficiencies on those reports. Most importantly, these facilities should not have any severe deficiencies which are associated with endangerment of patients. In addition, Porterville also received an impressive nursing grade where it earned a grade of B in this category. In the last two categories, the city earned a B- for its long-term care score and a B- in the area of short-term care.