Compare Nursing Homes in New Jersey

Find the Best Nursing Homes in New Jersey

As the most densely populated state in the country, you never have to travel far to find a great healthcare provider in New Jersey. Although the state's healthcare costs are typically far higher than the national average, we can help you find a high-quality post-acute care provider at any budget. Whether you're in Newark or Trenton or anywhere in between, we make the senior care search process easy. See our resources and tools below to learn more.

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Key Statistics About New Jersey Nursing Homes

371 Medicare certified facilities



$355 average daily cost for Nursing Homes, 33% above the national average.



average Medicare quality rating


Percentage of short-stay residents who made improvements in function:

68%
National
Percentage of short-stay residents who were rehospitalized after a nursing home admission:

22%
National
Percentage of short-stay residents who were successfully discharged to the community:

58%
National
Percentage of short-stay residents who had an outpatient emergency department visit:

12%
National
Percentage of long-stay residents experiencing one or more falls with major injury:

4%
National
Percentage of long-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain:

6%
National
Percentage of long-stay residents whose ability to move independently worsened:

19%
National
Percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased:

15%
National

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