The success of many companies is largely based on the competency of the person, or person, in the leadership positions. InnovaCare Health has grown immensely over the years, and in doing so, has provided much needed health care plans and services to tens of thousands of people in Puerto Rico. InnovaCare is a Medicare Advantage plan provider that also includes physical practice services. Under the current leadership of Dr. Richard Shinto and Penelope Kokkinides, the company provides a myriad of Medicare advantage plans and other health services for eligible individuals. Providing affordable healthcare for all residents is the ultimate aim of InnovaCare Health.
The entire leadership team of InnovaCare Health has a total of over 120 combined years of experience in both managed care and delivery of care. The company is committed to improving the lives of their members by way of value based care. Dr. Richard Shinto serves as President and Chief Executive Officer of InnovaCare Health. He brought with him 25 years of experience in clinical and operational health care service. Before InnovaCare Health, he was the Chief Executive Officer of Aveta, Inc. Dr. shinto also serves as the Chief Executive Officer of the InnovaCare Health subsidiaries located in Puerto Rico. These are facilities through MMM Holdings, which provide for the island’s oldest Medicare Advantage Plan, MMM Healthcare, also one of the island’s first.
Penelope Kikkinides came back to the company as Chief Administrative Officer, and like Rick Shinto, she was also with Aveta, Inc. previously. She has over 20 years of managed care experience which was deemed excellence in quality as shown by her appointment to her new position. In an announcement made by the President, Penelope was one of three people to be awarded leadership positions. In 1998, the foundation was laid by Dr. Rick Shinto for InnovaCare Health when he joined the organization, North American Medical Management in California. Through the dedication of the leadership team and the over 7,500 plan providers, InnovaCare Health has significantly increased it’s revenue. You can visit their website penelopekokkinides.com
Dr. Rick Shinto and his leadership team lead with a track record of proven innovative care that is physician led to improve the quality of the financial performance and patient satisfaction. In 2017, Rick Shinto received the honor of being elected to serve as a member of the Board of Directors with America’s Health Insurance Plans which is the largest trade association in the industry. You can follow their Twitter page.