Alexandria, Virginia offers just four nursing homes to choose from, which is not a ton of options. This city received a solid city grade of B- for an overall score. This is right about the middle of the road by national standards, which is perfectly respectable. One of the highlights of this city's report card is its nursing homes' strong inspection reports, which we will address in the following section.
The nursing homes in Alexandria received an inspection score which is superior to its overall grade. We awarded them grade of B in this area. Inspection scores account for 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 higher scores in this area tend to have few of these severe deficiencies. In addition, the city also received one of our better grades in our short-term care category, with a grade of B. In our final two categories, this place earned middle of the road grades for our nursing and long-term care areas.