There are two facilities in Darby, Pennsylvania, which at least gives you a few options to choose from. This city's nursing homes received an excellent city grade of B+, so what this place lacks in quantity, it makes up for in quality. For comparison's sake, we also looked at the nursing homes in the nearby city of Norristown, which received a city grade of B-. While there's nothing wrong with this grade, we found Darby to be on a whole other level. We were also pleased to find that this city didn't have any poor grades in any of the major categories discussed below. More information about these categories is available in the next paragraph.
In addition to having excellent nursing homes overall, this place really excelled in the category of inspections, where it received an A+. Few cities performed better in this area. Inspection ratings weigh several factors, including deficiencies and federal fines. You can learn more about each of these issues by reviewing copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. The city also really excelled in the area of long-term care, where we gave it an A-. Wrapping up its profile, this place received favorable grades for our nursing and short-term care categories as well.