InnovaCare Health is an integrated healthcare company whose existential purpose is to improve lives through value-based health care. InnovaCare, Inc. provides managed healthcare services and operates Puerto Rico’s leading health plans– MMM Healthcare, Inc. and PMC Medicare Choice, Inc. InnovaCare also manages two Puerto Rican Medicaid plans which provides broad benefit coverage through a coordinated care paradigm. InnovaCare offers Puerto Rico’s only NCQA-accredited health care plans and is committed to providing its members with quality healthcare that are well coordinated, cost-effective, innovative and integrated with the most advanced technologies.
Dr. Richard Shinto is the President and CEO of InnovaCare Health and has well over 25 years of clinical and operational experience in managed care. Prior positions held by Dr. Richard Shinto includes President and CEO of Aveta Inc, CEO of NAMM California, COO and CMO for Medical Pathways Management Company, CMO for Cal Optima Health Plan, and Corporate Vice President of Medical Management for MedPartners. Dr. Shinto began his medical career as a practicing internist and pulmonologist. Dr. Shinto holds a B.S. degree from the University of California at Irvine, a medical degree from the State University of New York at Stony Brook, and an M.B.A. from the University of Redlands. Dr. Rick Shinto has won two awards, the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of The Year in the Service category in 2012 in New Jersey for being an outstanding entrepreneur and was recognized as one of 2018’s Top 25 Minority Executives in Healthcare by Modern Healthcare. Or more details you can checkout changemindchangefuture.org
Another important leader at InnovaCare is Penelope Kokkinides who is the company’s Chief Administrative Officer. Prior positions held by Penelope Kokkinides includes Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer for Centerlight HealthCare, Chief Operating Officer of InnovaCare, Chief Operating Officer of Aveta Inc., Vice President of Clinical Operations, and Chief Operating Officer of Touchstone Health and Corporate Vice President for Care Management and Disease Management at AmeriChoice. Kokkinides has extensive experience, knowledge, and expertise in the managed health care industry. Kokkinides holds a bachelor’s degree from Binghamton University in biological sciences and classical languages, a master’s degree from New York University in social work, a master’s degree from Columbia University School of Public Health in public health, and a post-master’s program advanced degree in alcohol and substance abuse. In additional info you can visit innovacarehealth.com