InnovaCare Health is based in North America and has become one of the leading companies in the healthcare field. Their specialty areas include Medicare Advantage, Medicaid, and physician services. InnovaCare is dedicated to the quality of health care and their services and their models are sustainable, profitable, and technologically advanced. They offer MMM Healthcare and PMC Medicare Choice in Puerto Rico with a membership consisting of 200,000 individuals. InnovaCare Health has additionally established a partnership with the government pf Puerto Rico’s Medicaid plans.The position of CEO of InnovaCare Health is filled by Richard Shinto. He worked for AVETA Incorporated for four years as the CEO before he came to InnovaCare Health.He left AVETA when the company was sold in 2012.
Dr. Rick Shinto has been building his experience in healthcare for twenty years and has also served NAMM in California as the CMO. He has been published in numerous articles for clinical medicine and healthcare. He was educated at California University-Irvine where he was rewarded with his BS. He also achieved an MBA from Redlands University and a degree in medicine when he attended the State University of New York-Stony Brook. Rick Shinto’s efforts have earned him the Access to Caring Award during the annual Tribute of the University of Health Sciences. His achievements in helping the poor obtain healthcare services also made him the deserving winner.InnovaCare Health’s Chief Administrative Officer is Penelope Kokkinides. She had previously served InnovaCare Health and the company was delighted to see her return in June of 2015.
Her experience working with government health care including Medicare and Medicaid is extensive. She is additionally experienced in developing clinical programs and in all facets of healthcare operations management. Her expertise is in the organizational infrastructure in relation to the improvement of healthcare. Part of Penelope Kokkinides experience came from her work with Centerlight Healthcare. As the COO and Executive Vice President she was responsible for the direction and strategic operations of the company. She additionally served as the CEO for Touchstone Health and handled the services for care management and disease management. Penelope Kokkinides received her education from Binghamton University where she graduated with honors and studied biological sciences and classical languages. She also studied at the University of New York where she received her post master’s advanced degree in substance abuse and alcohol. Her education was concluded upon receipt of her public health master’s degree from The University of Columbia.