There are just 2 nursing homes in Daleville, Virginia, servicing a relatively small population of 2,587 people. This small group of nursing homes were awarded on average an overall grade of B, which is a very solid grade for the city. For comparison's sake, we also assessed the facilities in the nearby city of Blacksburg, which received a city grade of B. We found both cities to be acceptable options, with the facilities in Daleville being as good or better than those in Blacksburg. This city's nursing homes were better in some categories than others, but it didn't have any weak links in any of our major categories discussed below. More information about these categories can be found in the next section.
In addition to performing well in its overall grade, most of the facilities in Daleville performed remarkably well in the category of inspections. In fact, some of its facilities received nearly perfect inspection reports this year. Consequently, Daleville received one of our highest grades in that category with an A. Our inspection grades weigh several factors found on a facility's inspection report. One key criteria we look at is the number and severity of deficiencies. Nursing homes with better scores in this category usually have very few severe deficiencies. The city also received one of our better scores in the area of long-term care, with a grade of B. Lastly, this place received slightly below average grades for our short-term care and nursing categories.