2021 Excellence in Healthcare Honoree: Dr. Gina Jules
Meet Dr. Gina Jules, Chief Executive Officer at Anuco Rx
Dr. Gina Jules is a talented pharmacist with a passion for optimizing medication therapy to improve outcomes and cost savings. Her knowledge and expertise make her the ideal strategic business partner. Her consultive, results-oriented, relentless approach is refreshing and impactful.
Favorite Quote: “I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” – Maya Angelou
Fun Fact: Despite my advocacy for healthy eating, I love french fries.
What challenges have you faced in your career, and how did you overcome them? One challenge I’ve faced was transitioning from an operational leader to an entrepreneur leader. I’ve overcome this challenge by seeking out trusted mentors to coach me through this transition.
What has been the most monumental moment of your career thus far? The most monumental moment in my career thus far is being able to step out of the known. This feeling brings growth, discomfort, resilience and contentment.
How is the healthcare industry important to you personally? The healthcare industry is important to me because I believe that culturally competent care is a win towards health disparities. As healthcare professionals serving minority populations, we must bridge gaps in therapy, increase access to care and educate ourselves on cultural diversity when establishing strong patient rapport.
How did the pandemic disrupt your specific role in the healthcare industry, and how did you adapt? The outset of the pandemic disrupted my role as an advocate within the healthcare industry due to the uncertainty it engendered. I adapted by remaining nimble and seeking innovative methods to continue driving our mission as a company.
What’s the best piece of advice you’ve ever gotten? If someone offers you an amazing opportunity, but you’re not sure you can do it, say yes – then learn how to do it later.
What do you love most about working in healthcare? I love its versatility and the impact it has on lives.