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Interactive Map: Mortality Rates for NJ Hospitals

NJ Spotlight surveys the statistics to help identify the best hospitals.

Ever wonder how well your local hospital is doing? The New Jersey Department of Health rated 72 major hospitals across the state according to the number of deaths per 100 patients for pneumonia, stroke, heart attack, and heart failure.

The average mortality rates were 2.4 percent for pneumonia, 3.4 percent for stroke, 5.9 percent for heart attack and 8.2 percent for heart failure.

To see how your hospital rates, click on the marker. Lower numbers are always better.

To create the map NJ Spotlight used the Mortality Inpatient Quality Indicator. More information is available at the Hospital Performance Report

View Hospital Mortality Rates in a full screen map

Colleen O'Dea is an editor-at-large for NJ Spotlight

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