Health Solutions

Health Solutions – Advisory – Life Sciences

What We Do

FTI’s Health Solutions – Advisory – Life Sciences team delivers strategic, analytical, financial, and operational expertise through teams who understand the complex and dynamic health care industry, and the regulatory environment in which our clients operate.  We serve clients across the healthcare continuum, including hospitals and health systems, post-acute care providers, life sciences companies, payors and healthcare technology companies, as well as the law firms, banks, and private equity firms with whom they do business.  We provide these clients with operational consulting and advisory services that are designed to help them optimize their performance and respond to strategic, operational, regulatory and financial challenges in an industry undergoing unprecedented change.

Example Projects

  • Expert Analysis and Testimony: worked on behalf of a national retail pharmaceutical chain facing litigation from the government and private plaintiffs. Developed damages models, prepared expert reports and helped deconstruct the plaintiff’s theories.
  • Compliance Program Assessment and Improvement: engaged by a large pharmaceutical wholesaler to help review contract compliance with commercial trading partners. Analyzed structured and unstructured data and developed scorecards and dashboards to quantify and track the lost EBITDA by not enforcing contractual terms.
  • Private Equity Due Diligence: assist PE firms with the due diligence of potential acquisitions with a principal focus on the compliance program effectiveness and regulatory risk of target organizations.
  • Managed Care Consulting: provide managed care organizations with operational and regulatory consulting to help enhance compliance with medical record documentation and patient monitoring. Assist our clients perform root cause analysis of reporting gaps and develop solutions to improve operational performance.
  • Government Investigation: assisted our client respond to a government investigation that alleged the EHR technology utilized by its clients was not eligible for federal reimbursements as it did not adequately meet regulatory certification requirements.
  • Operations Strategy – Develop long-term and medium-term operations & supply chain strategies that fit within the corporate strategic objectives and follow the industry trends. Redefine supply chain objectives and simplifying the operating model that enables sustainable growth
  • Service Design & Revenue Growth – Create service experiences for traditional and next-gen therapies that increase patient engagement and satisfaction. Improve delivery performance, product availability and define new route-to-market channels that serve the healthcare ecosystem and all partners involved
  • Cost Reduction –  Applying proven activities across the operations to achieve cost savings.  By analyzing spend in various key categories and comparing it to industry benchmarks, we can identify opportunity areas, develop long-term plans, and perform cost saving activities to kick-start the cost reduction process

What You Will Do

A Health Solutions – Advisory Life Sciences intern or consultant plays a dynamic role on client engagements, supporting the broader engagement team and the client on a day to day basis.  Tasks can range from managing and analyzing structured data, to developing the models that help address our clients’ most pressing needs, to supporting the creation and delivery of our solutions.  This is a “hands-on” and analytical role, with an expectation that you will learn through both formal training opportunities and on the job from colleagues on your project teams.

What We Offer You

Our multi-disciplinary team is comprised of consultants with expertise in data analytics, finance, accounting, economics, information technology and healthcare operations and regulations.  Our interns and consultants will have the opportunity to collaborate with team members and make meaningful contributions to client engagements focused on managing change, mitigating risk, resolving disputes, executing transactions, and improving performance. The smaller makeup of our engagement teams offers exposure to senior management in the practice and opportunities to be involved in all aspects of project planning, execution and delivery.  Our goal is to offer all interns and consultants a well-rounded experience working on a wide range of projects early in your career.


The Health Solutions – Advisory Life Sciences practice has core teams in New York City, Philadelphia, and Chicago.

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At this time, we are recruiting for Traditional Internship, Consultant, Sr. Consultant (MBA) and MBA Internships. To view open positions click here and select the category that fits with where you are in your recruiting journey.

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