Innovacare is a high-standard technology-based company that offers various health services which are tailored to cater for healthcare, wellness, and physical rehabilitation, which provide the leading health plans in Puerto Rico such as MMM, and PMC Medicare choice.
In Puerto Rico, the company is headed by Rick Shinto who is the CEO and president. It has over 300 clinics in Canada, services offered by the company include physiotherapy, which helps the treat different people and diseases such as arthritis, sprains, sciatica and many more. Physiotherapy is aimed at promoting perfect mobility and carrying out of physical activities, which helps to improve the quality of life.
They also offer massage therapy which focuses on the soft tissues and helps relieve anxiety, muscle tension, post-surgical rehabilitation and to help release stress. All this are aimed at improving the overall well-being of an individual and promoting health.
Acupuncture is also a service offered, which helps treat physical and mental diseases, by pricking the skin with needles. This method is a medical treatment for ulcers, dizziness, headaches and many more. They also offer chiropractic services, which is a service that focuses on the musculoskeletal system, and it does not alter with any parts of the body. It focuses on the pelvic, joints and nervous system.
Some clinics are also qualified to provide extra services such as bracing of teeth, splinting, hand theory, and management of chronic diseases. They offer medical products and therapies and have programs that are designed to suit an individual’s preference. The company came through, during the hurricane Maria that occurred in Puerto Rico, by administering free vaccinations against influenza flu and other conditions.
Penelope Kokkinides who is the chief administrative officer of innovacare health, attend a meeting at the state house, hosted by Donald Trump, whose aim was to discuss the federal health care legislation. Penelope spoke about the importance of funding to improve medical care in Puerto Rico. She argued that people would start to look for cheaper services outside the island. Another topic on the table was about how women play a huge role in healthcare, considering the nurses, doctors and many health professionals.