InnovaCare Health is a leading provider of Medicaid and Medicare Advantage Plans. The entity is committed to offering high standard of healthcare. These high-level services are enhanced through cost effective and sustainable models, which are fully integrated with the most advanced technologies. InnovaCare Health provides physician practice services. In Puerto Rico, the company runs two Medicare Advantage plans. They are PMC Medicare Choice and MMM Healthcare. The membership of the two plans is nearly 200,000 people who are served by over 7,500 providers. At InnovaCare Health, patients are given the top priority.
Dr. Richard Shinto is the CEO and president of InnovaCare Inc. In 2012, Shinto was awarded the Ernest & Young Entrepreneur of The Year Award. It seeks to recognize entrepreneurs that demonstrate extraordinary success. It also honors entrepreneurs that exhibit excellence in innovation and financial performance. Previously, Shinto was the CEO and president of Aveta Inc.
For over 20 years, Rick Shinto has gained immense experience in managed care by working in clinical and operational healthcare. Prior to his appointment at Aveta Inc, Shinto worked for NAMM California as the chief medical officer. Previously, he joined NAMM from Medical Pathways Management Company where he served as the chief medical officer. In addition, Shinto served as the chief operating officer of the company. Between 1996 and 1997, he rendered his services as the president of medical management for MedPartners. Rick Shinto has authored a number of articles on clinical medicine. He holds a B.S., which he received from the University of California. Shinto graduated from the University of New York with a medical degree. Additionally, he is an alumnus of the University of Redlands where he earned his M.B.A.
In July 2016, Richard Shinto announced the addition of three leaders to the company’s leadership team. The three new members of InnovaCare Health are Jonathan Meyers, Penelope Kokkinides, and Mike Sortino. Jonathan Meyers serves as the chief actuary officer. He joins the company from Horizon BCBS. Penelope Kokkinides works as InnovaCare Health’s chief administrative officer. She joins the firm from Centerlight Healthcare. Mike Sortino serves the company as the chief accounting officer. Previously, he worked for Samsung Fire and Marine Insurance Company.
Penelope Kokkinides rejoined InnovaCare in 2015. Previously, Kokkinides was the chief operating officer of the firm. She also worked for Aveta Inc as the chief operating officer and the clinical operation’s vice president. Penelope has over 20 years of experience in healthcare. She has specialized on government programs. She has extensive knowledge on managed care industry.
Read more about Rick Shinto on the InnovaCare site.