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Tampa General backs bill filed by Bill Nelson and Marco Rubio

Tampa General Hospital is throwing its support behind a bipartisan proposal that, if passed by Congress, would allow it and other large health-care systems to challenge how the government estimates additional Medicare payments.

U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., and U.S. …

Rubio, Nelson Back Hospitals on Medicare Payment Challenges

By Christine Sexton

Tampa General Hospital is throwing its support behind a bipartisan proposal that, if passed by Congress, would allow it and other large health care systems to challenge how the government estimates additional Medicare payments.

U.S. Sen. Marco …

New CEO aims to expand Tampa General Hospital’s reach

By Justine Griffin

TAMPA — John D. Couris spent his first week on the job as Tampa General Hospital’s new chief executive holed up inside the island-bound institution, bracing for Hurricane Irma.

Despite the pressure that comes with securing the …

Trigaux: Ten Tampa Bay movers and shakers to watch in second half of 2017

By Robert Trigaux

They are newcomers to Tampa Bay ready to make their mark. They are veterans of Tampa Bay institutions stepping into new and bigger jobs. They are embarking on major development projects that will start to be noticed …

Editorial: New Tampa General CEO faces familiar challenges

John Couris, an experienced health care administrator named this week as the new president and chief executive of Tampa General Hospital, faces a challenging task in protecting and building a public safety net that is vital to the entire region. …

Tampa General Hospital recruits John Couris, CEO of Jupiter Medical Center, for top post

By Anuja Vaidya

Tampa (Fla.) General Hospital tapped John Couris to be its new president and CEO, effective Sept. 1. He is currently president and CEO of Jupiter (Fla.) Medical Center, where he has served as leader since June 2010.…