Best Hospitals in New Jersey

New Jersey has about 100 hospitals. Five are nationally ranked and 19 others meet standards for strong performance within the state. U.S. News also ranked hospitals in the New York and Philadelphia metro areas.

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
#21

Capital Health Regional Medical Center

Trenton, NJ

Recognized in Central New Jersey

1 High-Performing Specialty
#21

CentraState Medical Center

Freehold, NJ

Ranked #40 in New York metro area

Recognized in Central New Jersey

1 High-Performing Specialty
#21

Cooper University Hospital

Camden, NJ

Ranked #17 in Philadelphia metro area

Recognized in Southern New Jersey

1 High-Performing Specialty
#21

St. Barnabas Medical Center

Livingston, NJ

Ranked #40 in New York metro area

Recognized in Northern New Jersey

1 High-Performing Specialty

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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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