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Nursing Homes in New Jersey

  • 10th
    National Rank
  • 307
    Nursing Homes
  • 9.57%
    Patients with pressure ulcers
  • 3.51/5
    Average CMS Rating

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New Jersey Quality Metrics

Minimizes Pressure Ulcers

Grade: B-minus

In New Jersey, 9.57% of Patients had Pressure Ulcers

This metric tells you the percentage of long-term residents which suffered from new or worsened pressure ulcers. We find that pressure ulcers are a great indicator of the quality of nursing care a nursing home provides.

Minimizes Serious Falls

Grade: B-plus

In New Jersey, 2.59% of Patients had Serious Falls

This tells you the percentage of residents who sustained a major fall. Falls resulting in major injuries are considered by many in the nursing home industry to be a barometer of nursing care at a nursing home. Falls are often caused by lower levels of patient supervision.

Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections

Grade: B-plus

In New Jersey, 1.67% of Patients had UTIs

This tells you the percent of patients that sustained a urinary tract infection. UTI's are often the result of lower quality nursing care. More frequent bathing can minimize the percentage of residents in a nursing home who suffer from UTI's. Note that this metric is affected by by the fact that nursing homes have incongruent reporting standards for these infections.

Appropriately Uses Anti-Psychotic Medication

Grade: B-plus

In New Jersey, 10.61% of Patients use Anti-Psychotic Medication

This tells you the percentage of residents given antipsychotic drugs. While antipsychotic medications may be vital to many residents, it is important to make sure these drugs are being used appropriately. In limited cases, high levels of antipsychotic drug use may mean a facility is using these medications to subdue residents.

Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication

Grade: B-plus

In New Jersey, 17.39% of Patients use Anti-Anxiety Medication

This is the percent of residents prescribed antianxiety medications. Antianxiety medications are administered to patients suffering from depression and anxiety.

Managing Depression Among Residents

Grade: B

In New Jersey, 5.91% of Patients

This is a measure of the percentage of long-term stay patients exhibiting symptoms of depression.

Appropriate Vaccine Usage

Grade: B

In New Jersey, 92.7% of Patients

This is the percentage of residents who received the flu and pneumonia vaccines. High vaccination rates should be standard at this point.

Residents Maintain Autonomy

Grade: A-minus

In New Jersey, 11.08% Percentage of Patients

This indicates the percent of patients who needed more assistance with activities of daily living over time.

Ability to Keep Residents Mobile

Grade: C

In New Jersey, 14.69% Percentage of Residents

Measures the percent of long-term stay residents who retained mobility levels.

Hospitalizations

Grade: B

In New Jersey, 1.49 Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days

This tells you the number of hospitalizations per 1,000 days of care.

Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations

Grade: A-minus

In New Jersey, 14.69 Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized

This metric is a measure of the number of rehospitalizations per 1,000 days of short-term resident care. Avoiding rehospitalizations during rehabilitation is critical to restoring the physical abilities of residents.

Short-term Care: ER Visits

Grade: A-minus

In New Jersey, 8.11 Percentage of Patients

This tells you the number of times residents are sent to the emergency room per 1,000 days of short-term patient care.

Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement

Grade: B-plus

In New Jersey, 81.01% Percentage of Resident

This indicates the percent of short-term stay residents that experienced functional improvements, such as with activities of daily living.

New Jersey cities

City . Ascending order# of Nursing Homes . No order set# of Dialysis within 10 miles . No order set# of Hospitals within 10 miles . No order setAverage Nursing Home Rating . No order set
Absecon371
Grade: B-plus
Andover232
Grade: C
Belleville16220
Grade: A-plus
Belmar382
Grade: B-plus
Berkeley Heights2247
Grade: B-plus
Blackwood1176
Grade: B
Brick484
Grade: B
Bridgeton131
Grade: F
Bridgewater483
Grade: B-plus
Burlington1157
Grade: A-minus
Caldwell23711
Grade: A
Camden26822
Grade: B
Cape May210
Grade: A-minus
Cape May Court House320
Grade: B
Cedar Grove53913
Grade: B-plus
Cherry Hill63312
Grade: C
Clifton14315
Grade: A-minus
East Brunswick1184
Grade: A
East Orange35116
Grade: C
Edison5256
Grade: A-minus
Egg Harbor Township172
Grade: B-minus
Elizabeth25316
Grade: B-plus
Englewood28829
Grade: A-minus
Englishtown161
Grade: B-plus
Fair Lawn12511
Grade: A
Flemington112
Grade: A-minus
Freehold341
Grade: A-minus
Hackensack27727
Grade: A
Hackettstown221
Grade: A-plus
Hazlet282
Grade: A-minus
Hillsborough1115
Grade: B-plus
Holmdel281
Grade: B-plus
Irvington14815
Grade: A-minus
Jackson133
Grade: B-plus
Jersey City510741
Grade: A-minus
Kearny18433
Grade: A
Lakewood594
Grade: A-minus
Lawrence Township3144
Grade: A-minus
Lincoln Park2156
Grade: A-minus
Linden14114
Grade: B-minus
Livingston23611
Grade: A-minus
Long Branch181
Grade: A-minus
Manahawkin211
Grade: B
Manchester Township521
Grade: B-plus
Maple Shade24819
Grade: F
Marlton2186
Grade: A-minus
Matawan292
Grade: B
Millville151
Grade: A-minus
Monroe Township3101
Grade: A-minus
Montclair24611
Grade: A-minus
Moorestown23311
Grade: B-plus
Morristown1116
Grade: B-plus
Mount Laurel1207
Grade: D
Neptune692
Grade: B-plus
New Brunswick1196
Grade: B-minus
New Providence2288
Grade: A-minus
Newark56020
Grade: A-minus
Newton411
Grade: A-minus
North Bergen310136
Grade: A-minus
Old Bridge4123
Grade: A-minus
Orange24815
Grade: B-plus
Paramus23114
Grade: B
Passaic25822
Grade: A
Paterson32912
Grade: A-minus
Penns Grove2133
Grade: B
Perth Amboy2216
Grade: B-minus
Phillipsburg344
Grade: A-minus
Plainfield32110
Grade: A-minus
Princeton1122
Grade: B-plus
Rahway23410
Grade: A-minus
Red Bank281
Grade: B-plus
Ridgewood22212
Grade: B-plus
Sewell3123
Grade: B-plus
Somerset4185
Grade: A-minus
Teaneck29132
Grade: B
Toms River874
Grade: B-plus
Trenton10144
Grade: B
Tuckerton211
Grade: B-plus
Union14612
Grade: B-minus
Union City211242
Grade: C
Vineland241
Grade: A
Voorhees4195
Grade: A-minus
Wayne8177
Grade: B-plus
West Deptford23612
Grade: C
West Orange54012
Grade: B
Westfield13310
Grade: D
Williamstown141
Grade: F