With nine nursing homes in Durham, North Carolina, you can afford to look at multiple options before choosing a facility. We gave the nursing homes in this city a city grade of B-, which is a solid score. This place's city grade narrowly surpassed the city grade of facilities in the local city of Sanford. While this grade are not that bad, we found Durham to be a better bet. Finally, this place's nursing homes were consistent in all of the major categories we assessed. Additional information about its category grades is available in the next section.
While its overall score was not elite, we awarded this city an A for our inspections rating. Our inspection scores weigh a host of factors included in a nursing home's inspection report. One key criteria we weigh heavily is the number and severity of deficiencies. Facilities with better scores in this category usually have very few of these severe deficiencies. The city also excelled in the category of government short-term care with a B. Lastly, the city were awarded a grade of C in our nursing category and a C in the area of long-term care.