Rick Shinto is the sitting President and Chief Executive Officer at InnovaCare. Before he joined the company, Rick worked at Aveta Inc under the same capacity and also as a member of the management team. Rick has more than 20 years if experience in operational healthcare and clinical experience in managed care. Rick was the Chief Medical Officer at NAMM California a role he took after leaving Medical Pathways Management Company.
In 19196 and 1997 Rick worked as the Corporate Vice President of Medical Management at MedPartners. From MedPartners, Rick became the Chief Medical Officer at Cal Optima Health Plan on hrmronline.com. Shinto, having started as a medical pulmonologist intern in Southern California has made great strides in his career and bagged some awards along the way including the Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award. They give the award to recognize outstanding entrepreneurs who show distinction and success in of innovation, personal commitment to business and community, and financial performance.
Penelope Kokkinides is the current Chief Administrative Officer at InnovaCare. Kokkinides has vast experience and expertise in the healthcare industry and in particular the managed care service industry and state programs. She is loaded with knowledge in the development programs as well as in the management of healthcare operations and processes with the focus being improved efficiencies and organizational structures.
Penelope had worked for different organizations before she joined InnovaCare Health. She worked Centerlight HealthCare as the Executive Vice President and the Chief Operating Officer for Touchstone Health. Penelope was the Corporate Vice President at AmeriChoice. She developed and implemented a successful health model for AmeriChoice.
About InnovaCare Company
InnovaCare is a leading provider of managed care services. The firm provides Medicare Advantage plans and physician practice in Puerto Rico. Additionally, the company handles two core medical plans within the country’s Health Plan with the aim of providing full-range health coverage through coordinated care health plans.
InnovaCare is feted as the only one to have the NCQA-accredited health plans in Puerto Rico. InnovaCare remains committed to its customers and country and offers quality health care through the creation of sustainable models of managed healthcare. At InnovaCare, you’ll find innovative, coordinated, and cost-efficient health care services which are integrated with modern technological advancements. Because InnovaCare Health offers top of the range Medicare Advantage and Medical plans, it draws its motivation from its top leadership.
Just recently InnovaCare, a managed care service provider made changes to its top leadership. At the helm of this management table are Richard Shinto and Penelope Kokkinides.