InnovaCare Health is a leading Medicare and Medicaid Advantage services, provider. It is based and provides health care services to residents of Puerto Rico. Recently, the company added new executives to help spearhead its programs and services. The CEO Richard Shinto is optimistic that the new additions will help realize more success to the company. The executives bring a wealth of experience having worked in government healthcare programs both Medicaid and Medicare.
Penelope Kokkinides is the new chief administrative officer and brings at least two-decade experience in healthcare specializing in government programs. She has much expertise and knowledge in the development of clinical programs. She has managed health care operations and processes while focusing on how to improve efficiency and organization of required infrastructure.
Penelope has worked in many roles in various executive positions such as Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President for Centreright HealthCare. While serving in the position, she was responsible for providing strategic direction and overall management of the managed care division. Also, Shinto served as the Chief Operating Officer of Touchstone Health and as a Corporate Vice President for Care and Disease Management at AmeriChoice. AmeriChoice is a business group of UnitedHealth Group, and she made significant contributions towards the development and implementation of the company’s health care model.
InnovaCare Health operates Medicare Advantage plans to Puerto Rico residents. The plans include PMC Medicare Choice and MMM Healthcare. The two plans have a membership of 200,000 people. A network of at least 7,000 service providers serves its members. The two Medicare plans are within the Government Health Plan, which offers benefits broad benefit coverage using a coordinated care model.
It is the island’s only NCQA accredited health plans. InnovaCare Health is committed to ensuring that all members have quality healthcare. The aim is achieved through the creation of sustainable healthcare models of managed care, which are innovative, cost effective, fully integrated with the best technologies, and is well coordinated.
Each of the appointed executives brings a rich background together with unique skills to the organization. This enables InnovaCare Health to realize success in the ever-growing complex healthcare landscape.
Under the leadership of CEO Rick Shinto, InnovaCare Health has been able to provide quality care with coordinated, innovative technology and models in the fast-changing North America healthcare setting. The success enjoyed is become of Dr. Rick Shinto’s leadership and ability to navigate the modern healthcare environment. He has over 20 years experience in clinical and operational managed care. Before joining InnovaCare Health, he was the CEO of Aveta Inc. Moreover, he served as the corporate vice president of MedParterns for three years. He is very experienced, and his broad knowledge of managed care has enabled him to provide valuable leadership that has brought huge success to the company. Learn more about the company at Businesswire.com