The Center for Health Statistics & Informatics (CHS) is a unit of Healthcare Quality & Informatics within the office of Population Health. CHS is responsible for compiling and releasing statistical information on the health of New Jersey residents. CHS publishes official reports on births, deaths, chronic illnesses, injuries, and behavioral risk factors, among other types of information. CHS provides analytical support to state and other governmental agencies to support population health initiatives
Healthy New Jersey 2020 is a component of the State’s Health Improvement Plan and its health promotion and disease prevention agenda for the decade. It is modeled after the federal Healthy People 2020 initiative and is the result of a multiyear process that reflects input from a diverse group of individuals and organizations
Welcome to the New Jersey Department of Health
Cathleen D. Bennett
P.O. Box 360
Trenton, NJ 08625
New Jersey is home to over 2000 licensed hospitals, nursing homes, and medical care facilities. Search for a facility, or learn more about the Division of Certificate of Need and Licensing, Division of Health Facility Survey and Field Operations and Office of Health Care Financing.
New Jersey’s Three Part Approach to Health Information Technology: