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ER Wait Watcher

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ER Wait Watcher » New Jersey

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New Jersey Waiting Times

For each hospital in New Jersey, we chart the time, on average, that patients wait in emergency rooms before one of four outcomes: they see a doctor, they get sent home, they’re given pain medications for a broken bone, or they are admitted to the hospital. For each measure, lower numbers are better. Experts caution that very small differences between hospitals for a given measure are unlikely to correspond to noticeable differences in the real world. Find out more »

  • Hospital

  • Waiting Time

    Average time patients spent in the emergency room before being seen by a doctor
  • Time Until Sent Home

    Average time patients spent in the emergency room before being sent home
  • Broken Bone

    Average time patients with broken bones had to wait before receiving pain meds
  • Transfer Time

    Among patients admitted, additional time spent waiting before being taken to their room
National Avg.
Waiting Time
24 min
Time Until Sent Home
135 min
Broken Bone
54 min
Transfer Time
96 min
New Jersey Avg.
Waiting Time
30 min
Time Until Sent Home
150 min
Broken Bone
57 min
Transfer Time
146 min
Waiting Time
32
Time Until Sent Home
184
Broken Bone
58
Transfer Time
134
Waiting Time
23
Time Until Sent Home
112
Broken Bone
34
Transfer Time
135
Waiting Time
40
Time Until Sent Home
158
Broken Bone
57
Transfer Time
153
Waiting Time
28
Time Until Sent Home
156
Broken Bone
69
Transfer Time
115
Waiting Time
24
Time Until Sent Home
140
Broken Bone
78
Transfer Time
175
Waiting Time
23
Time Until Sent Home
157
Broken Bone
65
Transfer Time
200
Waiting Time
27
Time Until Sent Home
145
Broken Bone
62
Transfer Time
100
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
29
Time Until Sent Home
167
Broken Bone
49
Transfer Time
187
Waiting Time
39
Time Until Sent Home
193
Broken Bone
61
Transfer Time
240
Waiting Time
29
Time Until Sent Home
168
Broken Bone
68
Transfer Time
98
Waiting Time
31
Time Until Sent Home
152
Broken Bone
64
Transfer Time
75
Waiting Time
64
Time Until Sent Home
178
Broken Bone
75
Transfer Time
278
Waiting Time
19
Time Until Sent Home
162
Broken Bone
55
Transfer Time
78
Waiting Time
96
Time Until Sent Home
205
Broken Bone
95
Transfer Time
715
Waiting Time
18
Time Until Sent Home
125
Broken Bone
59
Transfer Time
154
Waiting Time
21
Time Until Sent Home
144
Broken Bone
42
Transfer Time
72
Waiting Time
43
Time Until Sent Home
176
Broken Bone
75
Transfer Time
228
Waiting Time
24
Time Until Sent Home
88
Broken Bone
35
Transfer Time
138
Waiting Time
17
Time Until Sent Home
141
Broken Bone
33
Transfer Time
127
Waiting Time
23
Time Until Sent Home
139
Broken Bone
53
Transfer Time
101
Waiting Time
62
Time Until Sent Home
145
Broken Bone
68
Transfer Time
120
Waiting Time
26
Time Until Sent Home
148
Broken Bone
64
Transfer Time
122
Waiting Time
17
Time Until Sent Home
162
Broken Bone
54
Transfer Time
151
Waiting Time
30
Time Until Sent Home
197
Broken Bone
78
Transfer Time
226
Waiting Time
14
Time Until Sent Home
126
Broken Bone
50
Transfer Time
230
Waiting Time
67
Time Until Sent Home
158
Broken Bone
71
Transfer Time
116
Waiting Time
25
Time Until Sent Home
160
Broken Bone
51
Transfer Time
101
Waiting Time
18
Time Until Sent Home
100
Broken Bone
46
Transfer Time
89
Waiting Time
23
Time Until Sent Home
135
Broken Bone
46
Transfer Time
271
Waiting Time
46
Time Until Sent Home
174
Broken Bone
82
Transfer Time
220
Waiting Time
22
Time Until Sent Home
118
Broken Bone
43
Transfer Time
148
Waiting Time
27
Time Until Sent Home
135
Broken Bone
59
Transfer Time
180
Waiting Time
30
Time Until Sent Home
172
Broken Bone
68
Transfer Time
199
Waiting Time
38
Time Until Sent Home
131
Broken Bone
30
Transfer Time
166
Waiting Time
62
Time Until Sent Home
140
Broken Bone
70
Transfer Time
161
Waiting Time
42
Time Until Sent Home
175
Broken Bone
43
Transfer Time
214
Waiting Time
35
Time Until Sent Home
161
Broken Bone
50
Transfer Time
111
Waiting Time
27
Time Until Sent Home
168
Broken Bone
73
Transfer Time
82
Waiting Time
14
Time Until Sent Home
154
Broken Bone
44
Transfer Time
159
Waiting Time
53
Time Until Sent Home
166
Broken Bone
71
Transfer Time
130
Waiting Time
20
Time Until Sent Home
120
Broken Bone
60
Transfer Time
174
Waiting Time
31
Time Until Sent Home
181
Broken Bone
61
Transfer Time
102
Waiting Time
25
Time Until Sent Home
147
Broken Bone
64
Transfer Time
208
Waiting Time
52
Time Until Sent Home
161
Broken Bone
72
Transfer Time
218
Waiting Time
80
Time Until Sent Home
200
Broken Bone
77
Transfer Time
204
Waiting Time
19
Time Until Sent Home
114
Broken Bone
46
Transfer Time
86
Waiting Time
18
Time Until Sent Home
136
Broken Bone
45
Transfer Time
112
Waiting Time
80
Time Until Sent Home
240
Broken Bone
118
Transfer Time
161
Waiting Time
62
Time Until Sent Home
154
Broken Bone
62
Transfer Time
136
Waiting Time
32
Time Until Sent Home
117
Broken Bone
40
Transfer Time
136
Waiting Time
23
Time Until Sent Home
148
Broken Bone
50
Transfer Time
158
Waiting Time
26
Time Until Sent Home
139
Broken Bone
63
Transfer Time
83
Waiting Time
29
Time Until Sent Home
160
Broken Bone
71
Transfer Time
141
Waiting Time
30
Time Until Sent Home
165
Broken Bone
79
Transfer Time
142
Waiting Time
24
Time Until Sent Home
130
Broken Bone
51
Transfer Time
170
Waiting Time
36
Time Until Sent Home
164
Broken Bone
53
Transfer Time
131
Waiting Time
57
Time Until Sent Home
128
Broken Bone
36
Transfer Time
215
Waiting Time
28
Time Until Sent Home
161
Broken Bone
59
Transfer Time
165
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
37
Time Until Sent Home
176
Broken Bone
61
Transfer Time
159
Waiting Time
24
Time Until Sent Home
138
Broken Bone
68
Transfer Time
120
Waiting Time
23
Time Until Sent Home
134
Broken Bone
83
Transfer Time
90
Waiting Time
32
Time Until Sent Home
186
Broken Bone
65
Transfer Time
202

Notes: "Average time" refers to the median waiting time (the midpoint of all patients' waiting times). References to "doctor" indicate a doctor, nurse practitioner or physician assistant. CMS reports the CT scan quality measure as the percentage of patients who received a scan within 45 minutes. We have reversed that measure so that all measures follow a "lower is better" pattern.


Sources
Data from the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services, last updated Dec. 17 2014. All data was collected between April. 2013 and March 2014.
Icons from The Noun Project: Jeremy J Bristol, Alexey Ivanov, Lemon Liu, Sebastian Langer, Rémy Médard, Christopher T. Howlett, Christelle Mozzati