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NJ Hospital Discharge Data Query Outcome Measure Selection

  • Select a measure of interest from those listed below. Click its text link to go to the corresponding query builder page.
  • For further explanation of the measures, hover your cursor over the question mark bubbles Question bubble icon to the right of the link.
  • 2016+ are coded under ICD-10-CM. 2008-2015 diagnoses were coded under ICD-9-CM.
  • The hospitalization dataset for 2017 is final but incomplete. See hospital discharge dataset documentation for more information.
  • Hospital discharge data are collected for billing purposes, not public health surveillance. Interpret demographic variables with caution. More info.
  • Hospital discharge dataset documentation. For data about individual hospitals, go here or here.
  • IMPORTANT NOTE: Due to a change in population estimation methodology at the U.S. Census Bureau, rates for 2020 and later are not directly comparable to rates from before 2020. After 2010-2020 intercensal estimates are released by the Census Bureau in late 2024, all rates will be recalculated to enable trend analysis.
    • Count of Inpatient Discharges
    • Count of Inpatient Discharges
    • Count of ED Visits
    • Count of ED Visits
  • Count of Injury-Related Inpatient Discharges
  • Count of Injury-Related ED Visits
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