Dr. Richard Shinto and Ms. Penelope Kokkinides Lead Innovacare Health to Improve Puerto Rico’s Healthcare Program

In the United States, one of the companies, which work together with the government on healthcare plans, is Innovacare, Inc. Innovacare is an innovative healthcare organization whose corporate office is in New Jersey. The company has two other subsidiaries namely MMM Healthcare, Inc. and PMC Medicare Choice, Inc., which operate in Puerto Rico. Through these companies, Innovacare, Inc. has made a tremendous effort to improve healthcare in Puerto Rico. Since the destruction of Puerto Rico by Hurricane Maria, the island has been in need of extensive medical care, and that is why InnovaCare has worked round the clock on the same.


Through the Government’s Health Plan that involves innovative medical technology and therapeutic services to patients, InnovaCare Health together with other providers has made the plan successful. Regarding this, InnovaCare Health rated the highest provider under the Medicaid and Medicare programs. Additionally, Puerto Rico government awarded the company with the NCQA accreditation. Innovacare is the only health care provider to achieve such an award. The company has reached this level through the leadership of Mr. Richard Shinto who is the Chief Executive Officer and the President of the company and Ms. Penelope Kokkinides, the Chief Administrative Officer. The two are well-recognized people with high experience in managerial and medical fields.

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Having worked under the Medicaid and Medicare programs, Ms. Kokkinides has boosted the collaboration of Innovacare Health and the government through her experience hence the success of the health plan, reveals Bloomberg. Ms. Kokkinides has worked at Centerlight Health Care as the Vice President and Touchstones Health as the Chief Operating Officer. At Americhoice’s Care and Disease Management docket, she has worked as the Corporate Vice President. Dr. Rich Shinto, who is a highly respected person in medical care docket, on the other hand, is not new in the healthcare field.


At Aveta, Inc., he worked as the CEO of the MMM Healthcare Plan. Other areas he has worked include Cal Optima Health Plan, Medical Pathways Management Company and Med Partners. He has reformed the InnonavaCare Health’s payment system that has shifted from quantity to quality. The combination of managerial experience of Ms. Penelope Kokkinides and Dr. Rich Shinto has indeed helped Innovacare, Inc. to offer the desired medical help to residents of Puerto Rico. Dr. Richard Shinto and Ms. Penelope Kokkinides lead Innovacare Health to improve Puerto Rico’s healthcare program. Their input will never be forgotten and will have a long lasting impact.


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