Nan Gallagher Appointed as General Counsel to Hackettstown Medical Center Medical Staff


Congratulations to Nan Gallagher, on her appointment as General Counsel for the organized Medical Staff of Hackettstown Medical Center.  Ms. Gallagher also serves as General Counsel to Medical Staffs at Morristown Medical Center, Chilton Medical Center, Hackensack Meridian Health Palisades Medical Center, CarePoint Hoboken University Medical Center, and CarePoint Christ Hospital.  She looks forward greatly to serving this Staff and to promoting the ideal of physician autonomy.

 “Hackettstown Medical Center has been providing care to the community since 1973, primarily serving Warren, Sussex and Morris Counties in New Jersey. From preventive services and outpatient testing, to care for minor injuries and life-threatening illness, we offer a wide range of services to keep our local population healthy. Hackettstown Medical Center maintains several designations, including Primary Stroke Center from both the New Jersey Department of Health & Senior Services and The Joint Commission’s advanced certification program; accreditations from the American College of Radiology for mammography, nuclear medicine and ultrasound; sleep disorder center accreditation from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine; and Quality of Care recognition for our cardiopulmonary department from the American Association for Respiratory Care. In addition, we provide education, screenings, support groups and wellness programs for people of all ages through our Center for Healthier Living.” – 

Nan Gallagher has devoted her career exclusively to the advocacy of healthcare professionals and entities. An accomplished healthcare and employment litigator and administrative attorney, she focuses her practice on licensing, regulatory and credentialing matters in New Jersey and New York, all facets of administrative professional discipline, litigation, medical malpractice defense, Medical Staff and Society representation, General Counsel services, summary suspensions and fair hearings, hearing officer services, privileged practice QA peer review investigations, credentialing guidance, EMR and cybersecurity counseling, physician and practice transactional services, physician burnout & impairment, disruptive behavior, online persona management, employment and labor counseling, ERISA and state out-of-network appeals, audits, telemedicine, mock agency inspections, and HIPAA and OSHA compliance services.