- New Jersey’s nursing home ranking dropped to #18, down from #15 last year.
- New Jersey’s nursing home residents may still be hard pressed to locate a caregiver when needing help as the state ranked near the bottom in direct care staffing hours for the second year in a row.
- Nearly 90 percent of New Jersey’s nursing homes were cited a regulatory deficiency.
- New Jersey ombudsmen verified America’s second least percentage of registered ombudsman complaints.
- New Jersey nursing home care ranks third overall in the Mid-Atlantic region as the state scored the region’s highest ombudsman grade.
|Direct Care Staffing Above Average||58.08%||D||36||37||D||47.78%|
|Direct Care Staffing Hours per Resident||2.30||F||43||42||F||2.25|
|Facilities With Deficiencies||88.77%||B||17||23||C||90.93%|
|Facilities With Severe Deficiencies||15.89%||B||20||20||B||15.93%|
|Health Inspections Above Average||44.11%||B||15||7||A||35.91%|
|Professional Nurse Staffing Above Average||67.40%||C||27||27||C||60.00%|
|Professional Nursing Hours per Resident||1.72||C||21||15||B||0.89|
|Verified Ombudsman Complaints||39.54%||A||2||3||A||39.31%|