Best Hospitals in New Jersey

New Jersey has four hospitals that are nationally ranked. Nineteen other hospitals met standards for strong performance within the state.

How We Rank Hospitals

Rankings in Metro Areas

Best Hospitals by Region

Central New Jersey, Northern New Jersey, Southern New Jersey

State Rank Hospital No. of Specialties Nationally Ranked No. of Specialties High-Performing
#1

Hackensack University Medical Center

Hackensack, NJ

Ranked #3 in New York metro area

Recognized in Northern New Jersey

9 Nationally Ranked Specialties
3 High-Performing Specialties
#2

Morristown Medical Center

Morristown, NJ

Ranked #8 in New York metro area

Recognized in Northern New Jersey

3 Nationally Ranked Specialties
8 High-Performing Specialties
#3

JFK Johnson Rehabilitation Institute

Edison, NJ

Ranked #14 in New York metro area

Recognized in Central New Jersey

1 Nationally Ranked Specialty
#3

Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation

West Orange, NJ

Ranked #14 in New York metro area

Recognized in Northern New Jersey

1 Nationally Ranked Specialty

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#5

Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital

New Brunswick, NJ

Ranked #18 in New York metro area

Recognized in Central New Jersey

11 High-Performing Specialties
#6

AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center

Atlantic City, NJ

Recognized in Southern New Jersey

10 High-Performing Specialties
#6

St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center

Paterson, NJ

Ranked #19 in New York metro area

Recognized in Northern New Jersey

10 High-Performing Specialties
#8

Holy Name Medical Center

Teaneck, NJ

Ranked #21 in New York metro area

Recognized in Northern New Jersey

9 High-Performing Specialties
#9

Jersey Shore University Medical Center

Neptune, NJ

Ranked #23 in New York metro area

Recognized in Central New Jersey

8 High-Performing Specialties
#10

Overlook Medical Center

Summit, NJ

Ranked #25 in New York metro area

Recognized in Central New Jersey

7 High-Performing Specialties

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The Methodology & Awards

Gold — Nationally Ranked: hospitals that excel in difficult cases in one or more specialties.

Silver — High-Performing: hospitals in the tier just below nationally ranked Best Hospitals.

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