Kathleen Murphy has more than 25 years of progressively responsible experience in diagnostic services management and consulting. As Chi’s senior executive, Dr. Murphy oversees complex engagements involving strategic options development, operations optimization, consolidation, and outreach program implementation. A noted industry speaker and the author of The Profit Machine in the Hospital Basement: Turning Your Lab into an Economic Engine, she also directs the annual performance and publication of Chi’s widely regarded and referenced Comprehensive National Laboratory Outreach Survey. Before joining Chi, she directed laboratory and radiology operations at two of the top academic medical centers in Boston. Dr. Murphy obtained her PhD in microbiology and immunology from the University of North Dakota and has completed executive education coursework at Dartmouth and Harvard Business School.
Mr. Myers serves as the VP of Consulting and works with clients on strategic consulting engagements that require expertise in benchmarking and analytics, operations improvement and revenue growth for hospital- based laboratories. Mr. Myers joined Chi Solutions, an Accumen company with more than 20 years of experience in financial analysis and administration in the health care industry. Mr. Myers has extensive experience including executive- and director-level finance positions with the laboratory divisions of two prominent academic health systems in the mid-Atlantic and Southeast, where his skilled fiscal leadership produced significant margin, cost, productivity, and revenue cycle process improvements. A Certified Public Accountant, Mr. Myers graduated from the University of Tennessee with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Business Law.