With a population of 86,013 , Norristown, Pennsylvania is an average size city. There are 6 nursing homes there, which gives you some options. These facilities earned on average an overall grade of B-, which is a respectable rating for the city. This is a middle of the pack score compared to other places in the nation. One of the highlights of this city's report card is its nursing homes' strong inspection scores, which you can find in the next section.
While the nursing homes in Norristown received a decent overall grade, its inspection grade is notably higher than its overall score. Due to some of its nursing homes receiving favorable inspection reports this year, we gave Norristown one of our higher grades in this category with a B+. We weigh several aspects of a nursing home's inspection report in calculating our inspection scores. One key factor is deficiencies. You should keep in mind that the severity of these deficiencies is usually more important than the number of deficiencies, as some of these end up being quite insignificant. Norristown's second best category is short-term care, where it earned a B- in this category. In our final two categories, this place received a B- for its long-term care score and a B- for nursing.