InnovaCare Health is a leading provider of Medicaid and Medicare health plans as well as physician practice services. The healthcare that is provided is quality so they use use cost-effective models to help keep it this way.
InnovaCare Health knows that there are many healthcare challenges in today’s world so they all work hard together as a team to make things possible for people around the world. They believe in putting patients first.
Dr. Richard Shinto is, however, the President of InnovaCare Health. He is also the Chief Executive officer. Rick Shinto continues to serve the InnovaCare Health plans in Puerto Rico. He has plenty of experience in the clinical and operational healthcare in managed care. Dr. Richard Shinto has more than 20 years of experience overall.
He received his bachelors degree from the University of California at Irvine. He received his medical degree State University of New York at Stony Brook and his M.B.A. from the University of Redlands.
However, before Dr. Richard Shinto became a part of InnovaCare Health, he was the President and Chief Executive of Aveta Inc and even before that he was a part of the management team. Shinto won the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur award in the year June of 2012 simply because of how he showed commitment in providing great services. Before he became CEO of Aveto Inc., he was Chief Medical Officer of NAMM California. Before he joined NAMM, he was made Chief Operating Officer and Chief Medical Officer for the Medical Pathways Management Company. After he served as the Corporate Vice President of Medical Management for MedPartners from in 1996 and 1997, he left and became Chief Medical Officer for Cal Optima Health Plan in Orange County, California. He became medical tenure working as an internist and pulmonologist and practiced in Southern California.
Another leader in the the InnovaCare industry is Penelope Kokkinides. She is the Chief Administrative Officer. She also has more than 20 years of experience in the health field and specializing in government programs such as medicaid and medicare, and also managed care industry. She knows the steps in developing clinical programs. She focuses on improving efficiencies and organization infrastructure. She has a bachelor’s degree in biological sciences, master’s degree in social work, post-master’s program advanced degree in alcohol and substance abuse. She also holds a master’s degree in public health of Public Health which she attended Columbia University School to earn this particular degree.
Before joining InnovaCare, Penelope was responsible for management and managed care division at AmeriChoice. She was also the executive vice president and the chief operating officer of the Touchstone health company.