North America homes many healthcare service providers whose aim is to provide society with quality services. InnovaCare Health joins the list of healthcare providers with most of its clientele base located in Puerto Rico. The organization prides itself in providing quality healthcare services that come at affordable prices to its patients. InnovaCare Health has grown over the years allying with the Puerto Rican government where it provides Medicaid programs and Medicare Advantage to its patients. Also, they have a vast provider network of over 7500 providers that takes care of more than 200000 members under the InnovaCare umbrella.
The firm owes its organized and experienced leadership panel the success yielded over the years. At the top sits Dr. Rick Shinto who is the current President and Chief Executive Officer of InnovaCare Health. Shinto has over two decades of expertise in healthcare management that has supported his visionary influence in the company. After graduating from medical school, Rick Shinto worked shortly as a pulmonologist. He, however, veered off to the healthcare management sector where he held executive positions in various institutions. Rick Shinto has served as at NAMM based in California, MedPartners, Aveta Inc, MMM Healthcare, PMC Medicare choice and Pathways Management Company.
Following his exemplary performances in the industry, Dr. Rick Shinto bagged various accolades. While working at Aveta Inc, he was recognized as the Ernst & Young Entrepreneurs of the Year. Again, while at InnovaCare Dr. Rick Shinto bagged the Top 25 Minority Executive Award in 2018.
Penelope Kokkinides is also part of the management panel and brings valuable experience and expertise in the healthcare company. Her portfolio reads multiple institutions that were lucky enough to experience her brilliance in managed healthcare. Penelope has served at Centerlight Healthcare, Touchstone Health, and AmeriChoice. She also has in-depth experience in working with government programs such as Medicaid and Medicare. Currently, Penelope Kokkinides sits as the Chief Administrative Officer at InnovaCare Healthcare. She has helped develop InnovaCare’s health models and structures to improve the quality of services offered to patients.
The two brilliant individuals mentioned in this piece, Dr. Rick Shinto and Penelope Kokkinides have been phenomenal in propelling InnovaCare Health into greater heights.