Two of the leaders at InnovaCare Health – Dr. Richard Shinto and Penelope Kokkinides – are responsible for the organization’s success. There is no doubt that InnovaCare has become a leader in providing managed healthcare services. The two bring on board years of experience in management positions at other organizations.
Before working for InnovaCare Health, Dr. Rick Shinto served Aveta Inc. as its President and Chief Executive Officer. He was also the Chief Medical Officer at NAMM California. Before that, he served Medical Pathways Management Company as the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Medical Officer.
His experience of over 20 years in managed care prepared him well for InnovaCare.
For her part, Penelope Kokkinides is the company’s Chief Administrative Officer. Before her appointment at InnovaCare Health, Kokkinides served Aveta Inc. as the Chief Operating Officer. She doubled as the Vice President in charge of Clinical Operations at Aveta too. She spent over 20 years in healthcare. Her specialties were government programs and managed care industry.
With a combined experience of more than 40 years, it is evident that Dr. Rick Shinto and Penelope Kokkinides have played a significant role at InnovaCare Health. Together with other leaders, they have transformed the company into a leader in providing managed care services. The company excels at these services:
- a) Provider Networks
- b) Medicare Advantage and Medicaid Programs
Dr. Rick Shinto’s Awards
Dr. Rick Shinto has won several awards in recognition of the solid work and leadership provided at InnovaCare Health. One of these awards was the Access to Caring Award that he was granted by Western University of Health Sciences. He received the award in 2014 during the University’s Gala – A Tribute to Caring – which takes place annually.
Further to that, he received the Ernst & Young “Entrepreneur of the Year Award” in 2012 while still working for Aveta Inc. The award was in recognition of the outstanding entrepreneurial skills he displayed at Aveta. It was also in appreciation of his commitment to demonstrating excellence and sustained success in:
Personal commitment to the business and the community
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InnovaCare Health says one of its objectives is to redefine management of healthcare services. As previously stated, it is one of the leading providers of managed healthcare services in the North American region. It believes that patients come first in health care services. Its goal is to see quality medical care all over North America.