Anjali has been practicing law for 15 years, mainly focused on health care transactional and regulatory matters. She prepares and reviews LOIs, purchase agreements and other transaction documents for health care providers needed for the business transfer and necessary for the transfer of NJDOH and NJDHS licenses and provider numbers. She also reviews agreements required for the day to day operations of health care facilities.
She routinely counsels physicians, physician practices and other licensed professionals on health care regulatory matters, scope of practice issues, corporate practice of medicine issues and licensure obligations. She also reviews physician employment agreements and assists physicians with retirement and practice closures.
She counsels skilled nursing, assisted living, adult medical day care, outpatient facility clients and hospitals regarding NJDOH regulatory requirements, licensure process, CMS/Medicare requirements, and NJ Codey Law requirements. She also counsels health care service firms regarding licensure and registration obligations with NJ Department of Consumer Affairs. She also analyzes business transactions and contractual arrangements under the Federal and State referral and kickback prohibitions and licensure requirements.
Anjali has prepared and managed submissions for transfer of ownership of various licensed health care facilities, such as nursing homes, adult medical day care, outpatient/acute care facilities, and partial care facilities. She has prepared numerous Medicare (CMS 855) and NJ Medicaid applications in connection with, provider enrollment, changes of ownership and for routine revalidations required under Federal and State Law.
Anjali has served as an analyst at the NJDOH Certificate of Need and Healthcare Facility Licensure Program.
- Business Transactions
- Health Care Vendor Contract Review
- Health Care Law/Regulation
- Licensed Professionals
- Medicare and NJ Medicaid Enrollment
- Member of the New Jersey State Bar Association, Board of Directors of the Health Law Section
- Co-Chair, New Jersey State Bar Association, Health Law Section Education Committee
- Member, American Health Lawyers Association
- Member, New Jersey South Asian Bar Association
Other Professional and Personal Information
- Anjali routinely prepares a New Jersey State Regulatory Report, summarizing relevant state regulatory issuances and posted on the GH&C Healthcare blog.
- She is a former NJ Department of Health, Certificate of Need and Healthcare Facility Licensure analyst.
- New Jersey
- Villanova University School of Law, J.D. (2004)
- The College of William and Mary, B.A., cum laude (2001)
- Ranked an "Associate to Watch"* in Chambers USA Guide 2019 under Healthcare
- Eleven Attorneys from Giordano, Halleran & Ciesla Ranked in Chambers USA Guide 2021
- Ten Attorneys from Giordano, Halleran & Ciesla Ranked in Chambers USA Guide 2020
- Twelve Attorneys from Giordano, Halleran & Ciesla Ranked in Chambers USA Guide 2019
- Four at Giordano, Halleran & Ciesla Awarded for Health Care Commentary
- "New Policy to Remove Barriers to COVID-19 Testing," New Jersey Healthcare Blog, March 3, 2021
- "Yes, New Jersey, There is Still a Public Health Emergency," New Jersey Healthcare Blog, July 9, 2020
- "NJ Appellate Court Case Sheds Light on Codey Law 'In House' Exception," New Jersey Healthcare Blog, May 14, 2020
- "Governor's Executive Order 112 Gives Civil Immunity to Healthcare Facilities and Limited Group of Practitioners," New Jersey Healthcare Blog, April 3, 2020
- "Governor Murphy Issues Executive Order Mandating Legal Immunity for Healthcare Workers," New Jersey Healthcare Blog, April 1, 2020
- "NJDOBI Mandates Insurance Carriers to Reimburse Providers for Telemedicine and Telehealth Encounters During State of Emergency and Public Health Emergency," New Jersey Healthcare Blog, March 20, 2020
- "Governor Murphy Signs Legislation to Expand Telehealth Access and Expedite Licensure of Out-of-State Professionals," New Jersey Healthcare Blog, March 20, 2020
- "CMS Relaxes Certain Telemedicine Requirements, But Not New Jersey, Yet," New Jersey Healthcare Blog, March 19, 2020
- "Health Law Section Report - September-December 2019, New Jersey Healthcare Blog, January 6, 2020
- "NJ DOBI Issues Out of Network Guidance," New Jersey Healthcare Blog, December 11, 2018
- "Out of Network Legislation Signed by Governor Murphy," New Jersey Healthcare Blog, June 5, 2018
- "Out of Network Legislation Passes Awaiting Governor Murphy's Signature," New Jersey Healthcare Blog, May 18, 2018
- "NJ Department of Health Awards Psychiatric Beds," New Jersey Healthcare Blog, November 22, 2017
- "State Legislative Developments August 2017," New Jersey Healthcare Blog, August 15, 2017
- "New Jersey Recognizes the Need for an Increase in the Number of Adult Acute Psychiatric Beds," New Jersey Healthcare Blog, February 28, 2017