Richard Shinto and Penelope Kokkinides: Determined and Innovative Leaders
InnovaCare, Inc. operates MMM Healthcare, Inc, and PMC Medicare Choice, Inc. PMC Medicare and MMM Healthcare are Puerto Rico’s leading health plans. InnovaCare provides managed healthcare services. The firm has 200,000 registered members and 7500 providers across the country who works for them.
InnovaCare Health offers its clientele with quality healthcare. This is achieved through sustained models of health care which are innovative, cost effective, totally integrated with advanced technologies and coordinated. Recently, the firm’s CEO, Dr. Richard Shinto, announced that the company would be adding three top officials who would enhance the business’ mission. Visit their website at Innovacarehealth.com
Dr. Richard Shinto
He is popularly known as Rick Shinto. He has been in the operational and clinical healthcare industry for over two decades. Before becoming the president and CEO of InnovaCare Health, Rick was the chief executive officer of MMM Healthcare, NAMM California’s chief medical officer and chief medical officer for Pathways Management Company.
Rick currently serves as a board member for a few companies. In the summer of 2012, Shinto was honored by the annual Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year awards. They were held in New Jersey at the Hyatt Hotel. Rick’s award was in the service category. The award honored entrepreneurs who displayed exemplary performance and excellence in areas such as innovation, personal commitment to their business and financial performance.
Rick did his undergraduate studies at the University of California. He then proceeded to the University of Redlands where he graduated with a Master of Business Administration degree. He qualified for medical school at the State University of New York where he got his degree of health.
Penelope Kokkinides was announced as the chief administrative officer of InnovaCare in June 2015. She has over 20 years of experience in managed and specialized care and government programs such as Medicare and Medicaid. InnovaCare picked her together with two people trusted to take the firm forward and uphold its values and goals.
This is not the first time Penelope has been in an executive position. She was the chief operating officer of Centerlight Healthcare. She also acted as the company’s executive vice president. Her primary role at Centerlight was to oversee the managed care division. Kokkinides has also been the chief operating officer for Touchstone Health and also the corporate vice president for Americhoice. At Americhoice, she developed and re-structured the enterprises’ health model.
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