13th
363
8.2%
3.65stars
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New Jersey Quality Metrics

Minimizes 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.

B
8.2%

Percent of Patients with Pressure Ulcers
Lower is Better

Minimizes 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.

B+
2.56%

Percent of Patients with Serious Falls
Lower is Better

Minimizes Urinary Tract Infections

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.

B+
1.75%

Percent of Patients with UTIs
Lower is Better

Appropriately Uses 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.

A-
9.54%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Appropriately Uses Anti-Anxiety Medication

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

B+
18.14%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Managing Depression Among Residents

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

A-
1.65%

Percent of Patients
Lower is Better

Appropriate Vaccine Usage

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

B+
92.58%

Percent of Patients
Higher is Better

Residents Maintain Autonomy

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

A-
11.14%

Percentage of Patients
Lower is Better

Ability to Keep Residents Mobile

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

A-
12.6%

Percentage of Residents
Higher is Better

Hospitalizations

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

B
1.79

Hospitalizations per 1,000 resident days
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: Rehospitalizations

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.

A-
12.6

Percentage of Residents Rehospitalized
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: ER Visits

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

B+
8.25

Percentage of Patients
Lower is Better

Short-term Care: Facilitates Functional Improvement

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

B+
72.8%

Percentage of Resident
Higher is Better

New Jersey's
Nursing Home Quality
B+
B+
Long-Term Care
A+
Inspection Reports
B+
Nurse Quality
B+
Short-Term Care
More information about New Jersey
Number of Hospitals: 80
Number of Dialysis facilities: 188
Number of Medicaid beds: 52,600

Best Nurse Quality

  1. Holy Name Friary
  2. Exceptional Care for Children
  3. Childrens Specialized Hospital Toms River
  4. Newark Manor Nursing Home
  5. Forwood Manor
New Jersey is ranked as the 26th best state in the nation for nurse quality.

Best Short Term Care

  1. Jamaica Hospital Medical Center T C U
  2. Carepoint Health - Bayonne Hospital Center Tcu
  3. Clara Maass Medical Center
  4. Sacred Heart Hospital Tcf
  5. Community Medical Center Tcu
New Jersey is ranked as the 17th best state in the nation for short term care.

Best Long Term Care

  1. Delaware Valley Veteran's Home
  2. Valley View Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center
  3. United Methodist Communities at the Shores
  4. Bayberry Nursing Home
  5. Heath Village
New Jersey is ranked as the 19th best state in the nation for long term care.

Best Health Inspection Rating

  1. Community Medical Center Tcu
  2. Meridian Nursing & Rehab at Shrewsbury
  3. Holy Family Home
  4. Bensonhurst Center for Rehab and Healthcare
  5. Care One at Cresskill
New Jersey is ranked as the 2nd best state in the nation for inspection ratings.

New Jersey cities

City # of Nursing Homes # of Dialysis within 10 miles # of Hospitals within 10 miles Average Nursing Home Rating
Absecon471
B
Andover232
D
Atlantic City172
A-
Bayonne18429
A+
Bayville242
B
Belleville16220
A+
Belmar482
A-
Berkeley Heights2247
B+
Blackwood1176
B+
Bloomfield15415
A
Brick484
A-
Bridgeton231
D
Bridgewater483
A-
Burlington3157
B+
Caldwell33711
A
Camden26822
B-
Cape May210
A-
Cape May Court House320
B+
Cedar Grove53913
A-
Cherry Hill63312
B-
Clifton14315
A
Cranford24113
B-
Dover272
A-
East Brunswick1184
A
East Orange45116
B+
Eatontown281
B+
Edison6256
A-
Egg Harbor Township172
A
Elizabeth35316
B
Emerson23215
A+
Englewood28829
A
Englishtown161
C
Fair Lawn12511
A
Flemington112
A
Florham Park2249
A+
Freehold541
B+
Hackensack37727
A
Hackettstown221
A+
Haskell232
C
Hazlet282
B+
Hillsborough2115
B
Hoboken110839
A+
Holmdel281
A-
Irvington14815
B
Jackson233
B+
Jersey City510741
A-
Kearny28433
A-
Lakewood694
B+
Lawrence Township3144
A-
Lincoln Park2156
A
Linden14114
C
Livingston33611
A
Long Branch181
B+
Manahawkin311
B+
Manchester Township521
A-
Maple Shade24819
D
Marlton2186
B+
Matawan292
B
Medford2123
A-
Millville151
B+
Monroe Township3101
A+
Montclair34611
A
Moorestown43311
A
Morristown2116
A-
Mount Laurel1207
C
Mountainside23911
A
Neptune692
B
New Brunswick1196
B
New Providence2288
A
Newark56020
A-
Newton411
A
North Bergen310136
A-
Northvale23115
A+
Old Bridge4123
A-
Orange24815
B+
Paramus43114
B+
Parsippany2137
B+
Passaic25822
A-
Paterson32912
A-
Penns Grove2133
B
Perth Amboy2216
B-
Phillipsburg344
A-
Piscataway1216
B+
Plainfield32110
A
Princeton2122
B-
Rahway23410
A
Red Bank281
A-
Ridgewood22212
A-
Riverton25420
C
Rochelle Park25621
A
Sewell3123
A-
Somerset4185
A-
Teaneck29132
B-
Toms River974
A-
Trenton11144
B+
Tuckerton211
B+
Union14612
B+
Union City211242
B+
Vineland341
B+
Voorhees7195
B+
Wayne8177
B+
West Deptford23612
C
West New York111744
A
West Orange54012
B+
Westfield13310
B-
Williamstown141
F