There are just 4 nursing homes located in Danville, Virginia, providing for a relatively small population of 60,391 people. This relatively small group of facilities were awarded on average an overall grade of B, which is a good score for the city. We found this city grade to be considerably better than the city grade of C received by the nearby city of Henderson. While that isn't a terrible grade, Danville certainly appears to be a better bet. Fortunately, this city's nursing homes didn't have any poor grades in any of the major categories discussed below. More information about its category grades can be found in the next section.
In addition to performing well in its overall grade, many of the facilities in Danville performed especially well in the category of inspections. In fact, some of its facilities received almost flawless inspection reports this year. As a result, the city received one of our best scores in that category with an A. These inspection scores take several factors into consideration, including deficiencies, substantiated complaints and federal fines. You can learn more about each of these issues by reviewing copies of nursing homes' inspection reports. The city also excelled in the category of long-term care with a grade of B+. Finally, the city were awarded a B- for its nursing score and a C in short-term care.