Author: John Couris

Two Minds Are Better Than One

I know there are a lot of folks out there who say the health care industry is broken. There is a great deal of finger pointing and a tremendous amount of frustration. I get it! But I don’t subscribe to …

A new prescription for saving Floridians money on drug costs

By: John Couris

Tampa Bay Times

Drug prices in the United States are out of control, and I’m thrilled to see that Gov. Ron DeSantis and Florida legislators are doing something about it this session. Their plan to import safe, …

Speak the Truth

A friend recently sent this gif to me, and it immediately struck a chord.  I have been thinking a great deal about how we, as leaders and managers, communicate with our teammates and colleagues.

I think it’s easy for all …

Keepin’ It Real

In my opinion, there are two key hallmarks of successful leaders: they are both authentic and vulnerable. They are willing to be themselves, make mistakes, admit when they don’t know the answer and to work with their team to find …

Start with yourself: A 6-item personal inventory for leaders

By: John Couris

Becker’s Hospital Review

“What my work building and leading teams has taught me above all else is that the first step in defining a culture is to start with yourself.” 


Many industry leaders would argue that …

Words Matter

Last week, Florida House Speaker Jose Oliva attributed rising health care costs as the number 1 reason Americans declare bankruptcy. However his statement was quickly rated as  “half true”by

As the fact-checking outlet explained, it …