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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 Retained Surgical Item or Unretrieved Device Fragment 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 (2013) 852 0.3 0.1 4.5 3.7 4.3 1.7 0.7 38 2 127.9 20
Statewide number of adverse events (2015) 23 160 3 791 1090 117 37 611 0 192 328 747
Statewide average rate (2015) - 0.2 0 4.4 5.5 8.1 1.2 1 - 2 96 13.3
Atlanticare Regional MC - City Atlantic 0 0.1 0.0 8.3 2.0 * 0.0 8.4 ** 2.3 ** 0 . . 0.0 ^
Atlanticare Regional MC - Mainland Atlantic 1 0.1 0.0 2.8 3.1 * 4.4 0.0 1.3 0 1.0 52.6 5.4
Bayshore Medical Center Monmouth 0 0.2 0.0 1.4 4.5 0.0 0.0 0.3 0 . . 0.0 @
Bergen Regional Medical Center Bergen 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 9.4 0.0 ^ 0.0 ^ 0.0 0 . . .
Cape Regional Medical Center Cape May 0 0.0 0.0 3.6 4.8 64.2 ** 0.0 0.6 0 0.0 55.6 ^ 27.7
Capital Health Medical Center - Hopewell Mercer 1 0.2 0.0 3.2 8.1 0.0 4.5 1.2 0 1.2 117.6 15.0
Capital Health Regional MC - Fuld Mercer 0 0.5 0.0 1.9 17.6 ** 0.0 0.0 0.4 0 0.0 ^ 0.0 0.0 ^
Carepoint Health - Bayonne Medical Center Hudson 0 0.4 0.0 3.8 7.8 38.9 ^ 0.0 0.6 0 . 0.0 .
Carepoint Health - Christ Hospital Hudson 0 0.3 0.0 2.2 8.3 0.0 0.0 1.5 0 2.4 100.0 14.9
Carepoint Health - Hoboken University MC Hudson 0 0.3 0.0 1.3 10.3 0.0 0.0 2.3 0 0.8 66.7 ^ 25.9
CentraState Medical Center Monmouth 0 0.1 0.0 2.4 2.2 * 9.1 0.0 0.0 * 0 3.7 148.2 ^ 10.0
Chilton Medical Center Morris 0 0.2 0.0 7.1 4.1 26.9 2.6 1.2 0 5.2 0.0 ^ 27.9
Clara Maass Medical Center Essex 0 0.3 0.4 ** 2.5 1.0 * 0.0 0.0 0.7 0 0.0 0.0 1.4
Community Medical Center Ocean 0 0.1 0.0 1.8 * 2.4 * 0.0 4.6 ** 1.1 0 0.4 101.0 8.5
Cooper University Hospital Camden 0 0.2 0.0 3.4 5.4 5.8 3.3 0.8 0 3.9 55.6 13.4
Deborah Heart and Lung Center Burlington 0 0.1 0.5 ** 4.1 1.0 * 0.0 ^ 0.0 1.6 0 . . .
East Orange General Hospital Essex 0 0.0 0.0 7.9 0.0 0.0 ^ 8.3 0.0 0 . . .
Englewood Hospital and Medical Center Bergen 0 0.1 0.0 3.2 5.1 8.7 3.5 1.0 0 2.8 93.8 18.4
Hackensack Meridian Health - Pascack Valley MC Bergen 1 0.0 0.0 4.8 5.3 0.0 0.0 3.8 ** 0 0.0 142.9 ^ 19.1
Hackensack University Medical Center Bergen 0 0.3 0.0 6.6 ** 6.4 5.2 0.7 0.8 0 3.4 52.6 8.8
HackensackUMC - Mountainside Essex 1 0.0 0.0 ** 3.4 4.7 48.2 ** 0.0 1.9 0 5.3 111.1 ^ 10.8
Hackettstown Medical Center Warren 1 0.7 0.0 8.3 12.4 ** 0.0 0.0 1.1 0 11.3 64.5 24.0
Holy Name Medical Center Bergen 0 0.3 0.0 1.7 * 4.4 29.9 ** 0.0 0.9 0 1.6 60.0 25.3
Hudson Regional Hospital Hudson 0 0.0 0.0 3.2 5.7 0.0 ^ 0.0 2.3 0 14.5 0.0 @ 0.0
Hunterdon Medical Center Hunterdon 0 0.5 0.0 0.9 1.9 * 0.0 0.0 1.2 0 1.1 100.0 23.8
Inspira Medical Center - Elmer Salem 0 0.5 0.0 0.0 3.8 0.0 0.0 3.1 0 3.6 0.0 ^ 43.5
Inspira Medical Center - Woodbury Gloucester 0 0.0 0.0 7.8 2.9 23.0 0.0 1.1 0 1.1 66.7 ^ 29.5
Inspira Medical Centers, Inc Cumberland 2 0.5 0.0 3.8 5.3 0.0 0.0 2.6 ** 0 1.3 159.1 14.3
Jefferson Cherry Hill Hospital Camden 0 0.0 0.0 7.9 4.7 0.0 ^ 0.0 1.0 0 . . 0.0
Jefferson Stratford Hospital Camden 0 0.2 0.0 2.9 2.5 0.0 ^ 0.0 1.9 0 . . 0.0
Jefferson Washington Township Hospital Gloucester 0 0.4 0.0 1.2 8.5 ** 0.0 0.0 1.5 0 5.9 146.3 12.9 ^
Jersey City Medical Center Hudson 1 0.2 0.0 5.9 1.3 * 41.0 ** 0.0 0.1 0 3.7 30.8 11.6 ^
Jersey Shore University Medical Center Monmouth 0 0.3 0.0 6.5 ** 1.7 * 5.6 2.5 1.0 0 1.6 87.5 11.0
JFK MC - Anthony M. Yelensics Community Middlesex 0 0.2 0.0 3.9 7.0 6.7 0.0 0.7 0 1.8 33.9 6.6
Lourdes Medical Center of Burlington Cty. Burlington 0 0.3 0.0 4.7 2.4 52.5 ** 0.0 1.1 0 . . .
Monmouth Medical Center Monmouth 0 0.1 0.0 2.3 2.8 0.0 2.3 0.5 0 0.8 93.0 10.6
Monmouth Medical Center - Southern Campus Ocean 0 0.0 4.5 ** 6.5 1.9 0.0 ^ 0.0 1.6 0 . . 0.0 @
Morristown Medical Center Morris 0 0.1 0.0 6.5 ** 4.8 6.5 0.0 0.8 0 0.9 156.8 11.5
Newark Beth Israel Medical Center Essex 3 0.2 0.0 7.0 ** 7.0 0.0 2.9 0.8 0 2.1 83.3 ^ 11.1
Newton Medical Center Sussex 0 0.2 0.0 4.3 6.8 17.7 0.0 0.3 0 4.5 125.0 ^ 3.7
Ocean Medical Center Bricktown Ocean 0 0.2 0.0 4.2 2.0 * 10.5 3.0 0.9 0 1.0 0.0 ^ 6.2
Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center Camden 1 0.4 0.0 7.1 ** 3.8 3.9 0.0 1.1 0 2.0 83.3 25.2
Overlook Medical Center Union 0 0.5 0.0 6.2 2.8 * 2.8 0.0 0.5 0 1.2 133.3 12.8
Palisades Medical Center Hudson 0 0.6 0.0 3.1 3.3 0.0 0.0 3.0 ** 0 0.8 88.2 9.0
Penn Medicine Princeton Medical Center Mercer 0 0.1 0.0 3.3 4.0 11.9 0.0 1.4 0 3.0 128.2 21.0
Raritan Bay Medical Center - Old Bridge Middlesex 0 0.5 0.0 2.9 4.6 0.0 ^ 14.1 ** 0.4 0 . . 0.0 @
Raritan Bay Medical Center - Perth Amboy Middlesex 0 0.3 0.0 5.3 5.3 0.0 0.0 0.8 0 0.8 95.2 ^ 8.4
Riverview Medical Center Monmouth 1 0.1 0.0 3.1 2.9 0.0 0.0 0.4 0 2.2 112.9 26.4
RWJ University Hospital Middlesex 2 0.1 0.0 5.2 12.2 ** 5.7 0.0 1.5 0 2.1 79.4 15.5
RWJ University Hospital at Hamilton Mercer 0 0.4 0.0 3.5 6.0 0.0 0.0 1.6 0 0.0 0.0 @ 0.0
RWJ University Hospital at Rahway Union 0 0.0 0.0 3.9 5.9 0.0 ^ 0.0 0.3 0 . . .
RWJ University Hospital-Somerset Somerset 1 0.1 0.0 3.2 7.7 0.0 0.0 0.4 0 2.6 243.2 27.5
Saint Clare's Hospital Morris 0 0.5 0.0 0.0 2.7 0.0 ^ 0.0 0.0 0 . . 0.0
Saint Clare's Hospital/ Denville Campus Morris 0 0.0 0.0 3.1 3.0 0.0 4.1 0.2 0 0.8 107.1 ^ 13.9
Saint Micahel's Medical Center Essex 0 0.2 0.0 2.3 3.3 38.8 ** 0.0 0.6 0 . . 0.0
Saint Peter's University Hospital Middlesex 1 0.3 0.0 3.1 9.0 ** 14.1 2.3 1.5 0 1.3 83.3 10.7
Shore Medical Center Atlantic 0 0.3 0.0 5.1 3.5 39.8 ** 0.0 0.8 0 1.7 0.0 ^ 4.7
Southern Ocean Medical Center Ocean 1 0.4 0.0 1.7 5.3 16.6 2.0 0.6 0 0.0 0.0 ^ 9.2
St. Barnabas Medical Center Essex 2 0.5 0.0 5.6 10.8 ** 17.6 ** 0.0 0.7 0 1.6 132.4 22.7
St. Francis Medical Center Mercer 0 0.2 0.0 5.2 3.3 0.0 0.0 3.4 ** 0 . . 0.0
St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center Passaic 0 0.3 0.0 2.9 4.8 13.0 1.5 1.5 0 2.1 40.0 12.7
St. Joseph's Wayne Hospital Passaic 0 0.2 0.0 1.6 2.3 0.0 0.0 0.4 0 . . .
St. Luke's Warren Hospital Warren 0 0.0 0.0 5.8 10.8 ** 0.0 5.0 0.0 0 . . .
St. Mary's General Hospital Passaic 0 0.1 0.0 0.7 0.7 * 0.0 0.0 0.4 0 0.0 333.3 ^ 5.6
The Memorial Hospital of Salem County Salem 0 0.5 0.0 2.7 0.0 58.9 ^ 0.0 0.0 0 . . 0.0 @
Trinitas Regional Medical Center Union 0 0.2 0.0 1.2 7.1 11.4 0.0 0.8 0 1.0 106.7 7.5
University Hospital Essex 2 0.3 0.0 5.8 6.6 25.9 ** 3.7 2.4 ** 0 5.2 38.0 4.7
Valley Hospital Bergen 0 0.1 0.0 2.3 * 9.6 ** 5.2 1.0 0.6 0 3.3 48.8 15.4
Virtua-Memorial Hospital of Burlington Cty. Burlington 0 0.3 0.0 5.1 5.4 12.6 1.4 2.2 ** 0 0.4 39.0 13.2
Virtua-West Jersey Health System - Marlton Burlington 0 0.3 0.0 1.6 5.4 5.2 0.0 1.6 0 . . .
Virtua-West Jersey Health System - Voorhees Camden 1 0.2 0.0 4.3 3.1 * 0.0 1.1 1.0 0 1.1 192.9 10.1
Sources: New Jersey numbers are derived from the 2015 UB Data while the national numbers come from AHRQ's Benchmark Data Tables derived from analysis of the 2013 HCUP - State Inpatient Database (SID).

+ Observed rate (not risk-adjusted)

^ Rate is based on less than 30 cases/patients and should be taken with caution.

@ Could be data Error

. (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).