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* Better than State Average (i.e. occurrence rate of adverse events is less than statewide rate).

** Worse than State Average (i.e. occurrence rate of adverse events is greater than statewide rate).

^ Rate is based on less than 30 cases/patients and should be taken with caution.
Hospital Name County Foreign body left during procedure Iatrogenic pneumo thorax Post-operative hip fracture Post-operative hemorrhage or hematoma Post-operative pulmonary embolism (PE) or deep vein thrombosis (DVT) Post-operative sepsis Post-operative wound dehiscence Accidental puncture or laceration Transfusion reaction Birth Trauma+ Obstetric trauma - vaginal delivery with instrument+ Obstetric trauma - vaginal delivery without instrument+
National average rate (2009) 155 0.4 0 2.4 6.2 10.6 1 2.7 18 2.1 146.4 23.8
Statewide number of adverse events (2011) 38 258 6 412 1362 210 54 1128 3 198 502 1184
Statewide average rate (2011) NA 0.3 0.1 2.1 6.3 12.4 0.8 1.6 NA 2 130.6 20.6
Atlanticare Regional Medical Center-City Atlantic 0 0.1 0.0 0.5 2.6 * 0.0 0.0 0.7 0 0.0 - -
Atlanticare Regional Medical Center-Mainland Atlantic 1 0.3 0.0 0.7 4.9 2.8 0.0 1.6 0 1.8 85.7 13.6
Bayonne Medical Center Hudson 0 0.4 0.0 2.5 5.1 39.1 0.0 0.0 0 - - -
Bayshore Community Hospital Monmouth 0 0.1 0.0 1.8 2.7 0.0 2.9 1.5 0 - - -
Bergen Regional Medical Center Bergen 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 11.4 0.0 0.0 ^ 0.0 0 - - -
Cape Regional Medical Center Cape May 0 0.3 0.0 1.6 2.4 * 60.1 ** 0.0 0.8 0 0.0 66.7 ^ 13.4
Capital Health Medical Center - Hopewell Mercer 1 0.0 0.0 1.8 5.1 15.8 3.2 1.1 0 1.0 192.3 11.9
Capital Health Regional Medical Center Mercer 0 0.2 0.0 0.7 10.6 ** 0.0 2.1 0.6 0 0.0 - 0.0
CentraState Medical Center Monmouth 0 0.3 0.0 2.8 2.5 * 21.9 0.8 2.8 ** 0 2.6 157.9 ^ 27.6
Chilton Memorial Hospital Morris 1 0.5 0.0 3.2 5.1 8.1 0.0 3.9 ** 0 9.8 94.6 42.6
Christ Hospital Hudson 0 0.0 0.0 1.7 5.9 0.0 1.8 2.3 0 1.5 58.8 ^ 9.2
Clara Maass Medical Center Essex 1 0.3 0.0 2.1 3.0 * 10.0 0.0 0.6 * 0 0.0 170.7 7.9
Community Medical Center Ocean 2 0.3 0.0 2.0 3.7 * 19.0 1.3 1.4 0 0.0 58.8 13.0
Cooper Hospital/University Medical Center Camden 1 0.9 ** 0.0 3.0 9.3 ** 21.2 ** 0.0 1.3 0 9.2 173.9 28.0
Deborah Heart and Lung Center Burlington 0 0.2 0.0 3.5 1.8 * 0.0 ^ 0.0 ^ 2.1 0 - - -
East Orange General Hospital Essex 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.8 32.3 0.0 0.3 0 - - -
Englewood Hospital and Medical Center Bergen 0 0.1 0.0 1.7 3.4 * 7.6 0.9 0.5 * 0 1.5 60.6 20.5
Hackensack University Medical Center Bergen 6 0.4 0.2 2.8 10.0 ** 12.6 1.4 2.0 1 4.2 64.2 8.7
Hackettstown Regional Medical Center Warren 0 0.2 0.0 2.5 15.8 ** 37.0 0.0 1.8 0 0.0 100.0 ^ 24.5
Hoboken University Medical Center Hudson 0 0.3 0.0 1.2 2.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0 1.4 170.7 28.5
Holy Name Medical Center Bergen 1 0.3 0.0 2.5 5.5 16.9 0.0 0.9 0 0.0 139.5 32.9
Hunterdon Medical Center Hunterdon 0 0.7 0.0 2.8 2.6 * 26.5 0.0 1.6 0 1.0 187.5 24.4
Jersey City Medical Center Hudson 0 0.1 0.0 0.5 1.3 * 15.6 0.0 1.0 0 1.2 32.8 13.4
Jersey Shore University Medical Center Monmouth 2 0.3 0.0 2.2 3.1 * 3.4 * 0.5 1.8 1 2.2 129.0 19.2
JFK Medical Center/Anthony M. Yalensics Middlesex 0 0.3 0.9 ** 2.2 18.8 ** 8.7 0.0 1.5 0 2.4 140.6 19.7
Kennedy University Hospital - Cherry Hill Camden 0 0.3 0.0 3.4 6.9 0.0 ^ 0.0 0.4 0 - - -
Kennedy University Hospital - Stratford Camden 0 0.0 0.0 2.0 3.1 38.9 0.0 1.1 0 - - -
Kennedy University Hospital - Wash. Twp. Gloucester 0 0.2 0.0 1.3 3.4 * 0.0 0.0 0.7 0 3.3 119.4 27.9
Kimball Medical Center Ocean 0 0.0 0.0 1.1 3.8 0.0 ^ 0.0 1.0 0 0.0 200.0 8.5
Lourdes Medical Center of Burlington Cty. Burlington 1 0.4 0.0 3.3 4.0 0.0 0.0 1.6 0 - - -
Meadowlands Hospital Medical Center Hudson 0 0.4 0.0 5.4 2.2 0.0 ^ 0.0 1.4 0 1.8 0.0 ^ 0.0
Memorial Hospital of Salem County Salem 0 0.3 0.0 1.8 14.2 ** 157.6 ** ^ 0.0 0.0 0 5.9 0.0 ^ 9.9
Monmouth Medical Center Monmouth 0 0.2 0.0 2.5 3.9 7.8 0.0 1.2 0 0.9 140.8 19.0
Morristown Memmorial Hospital Morris 0 0.3 0.0 1.5 7.2 1.4 * 1.7 1.5 0 2.7 139.7 19.5
Mountainside Hospital Essex 1 0.5 0.0 2.8 6.6 8.2 0.0 0.3 0 5.8 176.5 ^ 24.3
Newark Beth Israel Medical Center Essex 0 0.6 0.3 2.0 6.0 21.8 1.3 1.9 0 0.9 297.3 17.9
Newton Memorial Hospital Sussex 0 0.4 0.0 3.0 3.5 0.0 6.5 ** 1.0 0 3.6 58.8 ^ 22.5
Ocean Medical Center - Bricktown Ocean 0 0.4 0.0 3.1 3.6 * 35.3 ** 0.8 3.2 ** 0 1.0 69.8 27.9
Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center Camden 0 0.5 0.0 1.1 3.0 * 9.4 1.7 1.0 0 1.0 130.4 32.4
Overlook Medical Center Union 0 0.3 0.0 3.0 9.3 ** 21.3 0.5 1.6 0 2.1 115.9 25.7
Palisades Medical Center of NY PHS Hudson 0 0.3 0.0 0.0 5.9 21.6 3.1 2.6 0 2.2 193.5 34.3
Raritan Bay Medical Center-Old Bridge Middlesex 0 0.5 0.0 1.4 4.7 0.0 ^ 0.0 0.4 0 - - -
Raritan Bay Medical Center-Perth Amboy Middlesex 0 0.1 0.0 0.0 9.8 0.0 ^ 0.0 1.7 0 0.8 83.3 ^ 27.2
Riverview Medical Center Monmouth 0 0.1 0.0 2.7 1.7 * 0.0 0.7 1.7 0 4.2 166.7 47.9
RWJ University Hospital Middlesex 6 0.6 0.0 1.8 10.7 ** 11.0 0.4 2.8 ** 0 1.9 204.1 34.7
RWJ University Hospital at Hamilton Mercer 0 0.1 0.0 3.1 3.3 * 16.9 0.0 2.6 0 2.4 277.8 35.4
RWJ University Hospital at Rahway Union 0 0.3 0.0 3.5 5.1 0.0 4.9 ** 1.1 0 - - -
Shore Medical Center Atlantic 2 0.1 1.0 ** 3.6 3.9 36.2 ** 0.0 0.9 0 1.8 0.0 ^ 11.1
Somerset Medical Center Somerset 1 0.4 0.0 3.6 10.3 ** 19.2 1.8 1.5 0 1.9 109.4 27.6
Southern Ocean Medical Center Ocean 0 0.2 0.0 0.9 3.0 * 0.0 0.0 1.2 0 0.0 222.2 ^ 60.4
St. Barnabas Medical Center Essex 1 0.4 0.0 3.6 ** 9.6 ** 14.9 1.4 3.0 ** 0 1.5 141.9 21.4
St. Clare's Hospital-Denville Morris 1 0.3 0.0 1.5 7.0 0.0 1.5 1.8 0 1.5 300.0 ^ 45.6
St. Clare's Hospital-Dover Morris 0 0.6 0.0 3.0 5.6 0.0 0.0 4.5 ** 0 - - -
St. Clare's Hospital-Sussex Sussex 1 0.0 0.0 0.0 18.8 - 25.0 ** ^ 2.3 0 - - -
St. Francis Medical Center-Trenton Mercer 0 0.9 ** 0.0 2.6 6.6 9.1 2.5 3.4 ** 0 - - -
St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center Passaic 0 0.3 0.0 1.5 3.6 * 14.2 0.0 2.4 0 0.9 333.3 ^ 12.5
St. Joseph's Wayne Hospital Passaic 0 0.2 0.0 3.3 1.9 * 17.8 0.0 0.5 0 - - -
St. Likes's Warren Hospital Warren 0 0.4 0.0 1.0 6.3 43.7 ** 1.7 1.2 0 - - -
St. Mary's Hospital (Passaic) Passaic 0 0.0 0.0 1.9 5.2 18.9 1.2 1.6 0 0.0 0.0 ^ 16.7
St. Michael's Medical Center Essex 0 0.5 0.0 4.3 ** 2.0 * 42.1 ** 0.0 0.6 0 - - -
St. Peter's University Hospital Middlesex 1 0.4 0.0 0.9 10.2 ** 36.4 ** 0.8 1.6 0 0.5 180.9 20.8
Trinitas Regional Medical Center Union 0 0.4 0.0 0.9 5.1 21.7 0.0 1.2 0 0.0 145.8 8.9
UMDNJ-University Hospital Essex 4 0.1 0.0 3.7 ** 12.9 ** 29.4 ** 0.8 0.8 0 3.2 0.0 10.0
Underwood-Memorial Hospital Gloucester 0 0.1 0.0 0.5 2.7 * 0.0 2.8 1.7 0 3.3 87.0 ^ 21.5
University Medical Center at Princeton Mercer 0 0.5 0.0 0.8 4.8 8.2 1.2 2.1 1 2.1 168.5 19.0
Valley Hospital Bergen 2 0.4 0.3 1.7 8.4 ** 11.9 0.8 1.1 0 2.7 188.8 44.0
Virtua-Memorial Hospital Burlington Cty. Burlington 0 0.2 0.0 1.7 4.0 * 2.3 * 1.2 2.1 0 3.3 59.3 18.6
Virtua-West Jersey Hospital Berlin Camden 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 6.5 38.8 ^ 0.0 1.7 0 - - -
Virtua-West Jersey Hospital Marlton Burlington 1 0.2 0.0 1.8 3.1 * 3.1 0.0 1.4 0 - - -
Virtua-West Jersey Hospital Voorhees Camden 0 0.2 0.0 1.0 3.0 * 12.2 0.5 2.0 0 1.9 156.8 15.9
Sources: New Jersey rates are from the 2011 UB Data; national rates are from the 2008 SID Data as in the annual HCUP Reports.

+ Observed rate (not risk-adjusted)

NA(Not applicable) Rate is not applicable for "foreign body left during procedure" and "transfusion reaction". Both indicators are measured using volume instead of rate.

- (Missing) Hospital did not perform the procedure during the year; or it performed less than 3 procedures (rate is not calculated when the denominator is less than 3).

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