Writer’s bio

M o Kasti is a distinguished author, thinker, speaker, strategy advisor and family man. His passion centers around helping executive and clinical leaders elevate their thinking in times of transformation and capitalize on emerging growth opportunities.

When terrains are shifting, and outcomes are uncertain, Mo is uniquely equipped to help leaders think outside the box. He is sought after for his expertise in strategy, innovation, growth, and organizational renewal.

About CTI Leadership

CTI is a healthcare professional development and consulting organization. They partner with organizations and leaders to achieve strategic objectives in three critical areas – leadership, strategy, and innovation. CTI has helped hundreds of healthcare organizations across the country create agile strategies, develop a high-performing medical staffs, transform their cultures, and realize significant and sustainable clinical and operational improvements. Ultimately, we save lives by training doctors to be effective leaders and engaged members of the team.


With more than 25 years in healthcare, Mo is an expert on healthcare leadership and engagement. He is a sought-after speaker on strategy, leadership and management transformation, and effective process improvement. Mo has been the keynote speaker and panelist at numerous conferences including the AMGA National Conference and ACHE Kentucky.
July 13, 2017

The Engagement Roadmap: Step 2

Previously, we introduced our Physician Engagement Roadmap as a practical guide to engaging and energizing physicians and other clinical staff. We defined engagement as emotional connection, […]
June 15, 2017

First Steps to Designing a High-Performing Medical Staff

Any healthcare organization is only as good as its medical staff. The best physicians will provide the best care and every hospital has in place a […]
May 8, 2017

Small Steps to Big Problems: Lessons from the Oscars to the OR

Even if you did not stay up past midnight on a Sunday in February to find out who won best picture at the Academy Awards, you […]
April 28, 2017

MACRA Update

Scheduled to take effect in 2019, the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) changes Medicare payments from a fee-for-service to a value-based model. MACRA replaces […]
March 8, 2017

Women in Healthcare Leadership

A recent article in “Modern Healthcare” put the spotlight on an issue that has, to this point, not received the attention it deserves. The graphic from […]
February 24, 2017

When Mergers Fail: The Often-Over-Looked Issue of Culture

Did you know that 83 percent of corporate mergers fail? According to a study by KPMG, 83 percent of mergers did not boost shareholder returns. Other […]