InnovaCare Health is a top provider of managed healthcare services in North America. The company offers its services through two primary avenues, which are Medicaid and Medicare Advantage Plans, including physician practice. The company is focusing on their mission of changing the healthcare management to adapt to the complex challenges emerging in today’s healthcare environment. To this end, InnovaCare Health is keen on building cost effective and sustainable models that incorporate the most advanced technology to ensure that they achieve their goals. InnovaCare Health runs two Medicare Advantage Plans, which are MMM Healthcare and PMC Medicare Choice, in Puerto Rico where they serve close to 200,000 people. Over 7,500 service providers avail these services to these people. InnovaCare Health company operates two other Medicaid plans under the Government Health Plan (GHP) of Puerto Rico. They provide broad coverage through a coordinated care plan.
Being the leading service provider, InnovaCare has a strong leadership team that facilitates effective management and smooth running of the company. Dr. Rick Shinto serves as the president and CEO of the corporation. Penelope Kokkinides is the company’s chief administration officer. Other leaders include Douglas Malton, Christopher Joyce, Michael Sortino, S Bhasker and Jonathan Meyers. Dr. Richard Shinto has served in the healthcare industry for over 20 years. He worked for Aveta as the president and CEO. Richard served as the chief medical officer of NAMM California. He rendered his services for Medical Pathways Management Company as the COO and the corporate vice president of Medical Management for MedPartners on Facebook. Later, he joined Cal Optima Health Plan in Orange County, as the chief medical officer. Shinto pursued his studies at the University of California, the State University of New York and the University of Redlands.
Penelope Kokkinides has been working at InnovaCare Health since 2015. She holds a B.S. in Biological Sciences and Classical Languages from Binghamton University. She earned her master’s degree from the New York University. Later, she pursued a postmaster’s program in alcohol and substance abuse. Penelope is an alumnus of the Columbia University School of Public Health where she graduated with her master’s degree in public health. Her legal training enabled her to hold top leadership positions in several companies before joining InnovaCare Health. She is highly knowledgeable in government programs and managed care in the healthcare industry considering that she served in these fields for over 20 years. She was the chief operating officer at Aveta Inc. Penelope was the executive vice president and the COO at Centerlight Healthcare. Previously, she had worked as the COO of Touchstone Health.