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F. Lisa Murtha

Title/s:  Senior Managing Director, FTI Consulting

Specialty Area: Health Law

Email: fmurtha@luc.edu


Lisa Murtha serves as Senior Managing Director at FTI Consulting  Ms. Murtha has over 24 years of experience working on complex clinical research and healthcare compliance issues.  She focuses her practice in clinical research compliance which includes human subject protections, effort reporting, scientific misconduct, conflicts of interest, and clinical trial billing and process improvement.  Ms. Murtha also provides guidance regarding revenue cycle work, billing and coding issues, internal investigations, corporate governance/ethics, and HIPAA related matters.

Ms. Murtha previously as a Partner in SNR Denton’s Health Care Group and as Managing Director in the New York office of Huron Consulting Group.  She previously served as the Vice President of Audit, Compliance and Chief Privacy Officer for The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), the Stokes Research Institute, and The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Practice Association.  Ms. Murtha previously served as a Managing Director for KPMG LLP’s New York based health care fraud and compliance practice and as a Senior Manager for Deloitte and Touche’s compliance practice where she assisted her clients with the development and implementation of comprehensive corporate compliance programs, clinical research compliance programs, complex reimbursement and other internal investigations and in supervising Independent Review Organization projects for clients under Corporate Integrity Agreements with the government.

Ms. Murtha is a founding and former Board Member of the Health Care Compliance Association and the Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics. Prior to her consulting career, Ms. Murtha worked as the Chief Compliance Officer for the University of Pennsylvania and University of Pennsylvania Health System, and prior to that as the Corporate Compliance Director for Pennsylvania Blue Shield (focusing primarily on Medicare Carrier Contract Compliance).  Ms. Murtha is a former Board member of the International Association of Privacy Officers, and is also a Founding Board Member and former officer of the Health Care Compliance Association. She is certified in Healthcare Compliance in Pennsylvania and the District of Columbia.


BA, Pennsylvania State University
JD, Pennsylvania State University Dickinson School of Law