John Couris
John Couris

John Couris

President and CEO

Tampa General Hospital

John Couris joined Tampa General Hospital as president and CEO on August 28, 2017. He previously served for seven years as CEO and president of Jupiter Medical Center. During his tenure there, the hospital earned an “A” rating from LeapFrog Group and a four-star rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.


Couris also spent 10 years at BayCare Health System, where he was the chief operating officer at Morton Plant Mease North Bay Hospital and vice president at Morton Plant Mease Health Care. He started his career at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, one of the premier academic medical centers in the country. During his nearly ten years at Mass General, he served in various leadership positions.

Couris holds a BA in psychology from Boston University and a Master of Science in management from Lesley University.