“Anne Murphy is a deeply committed advocate for healthcare organizations and practitioners, and her dedication to and deep understanding of healthcare legal practice will make her an exceptional senior vice president of legal affairs and general counsel,” Rush CEO Dr. Larry Goodman said in a statement.
Murphy partnered at the Chicago-based law firm of Holland & Knight, where she chaired the firm's Chicago healthcare and life sciences team. She also worked at the Illinois attorney's general's office as senior counsel and served a stint as chief counsel at the Illinois Department of Public Health as the privacy and ethics officer. Before that, she helped implement privacy rules in Illinois while on the governor's Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act task force. She's also served as general counsel for the Illinois Health Facility Planning Board.