Nan Gallagher Appointed as General Counsel to Newton Medical Center Medical / Dental Staff


Congratulations to Nan Gallagher, on her appointment as General Counsel for the organized Medical / Dental Staff of Newton Medical Center.  Ms. Gallagher also serves as General Counsel to Medical / Dental Staffs of (a) Morristown Medical Center, (b) Chilton Medical Center, (c) Hackettstown Medical Center, (d) Hackensack Meridian Health Palisades Medical Center, (e) CarePoint Hoboken University Medical Center, and (f) CarePoint Christ Hospital.  She looks forward to greatly serving this Staff and to promoting the ideal of medical staff autonomy.

 “Since 1932, Newton Medical Center has been providing care to the people of Sussex and Warren counties in New Jersey, Pike County in Pennsylvania and southern Orange County in New York. We are home to the Center for Breast Health, the only one of its kind in Sussex County, addressing all of a woman’s breast health needs with state-of-the-art technology, resources, education, support and follow-up care. Newton Medical Center recently achieved the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Pathway to Excellence designation and is one of a select few health care facilities in New Jersey accredited by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC) in all three echocardiography procedures: adult transthoracic, adult transesophogeal and adult stress.” – 

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.