InnovaCare Health believes profoundly in their standing as the front runners in managed healthcare provision in North America. Dr. Richard Shinto is the current CEO and President of InnovaCare, Inc. Together with Penelope Kokkinides, the present Chief Administrative Officer, they work toward realizing the company’s mission and vision in healthcare provision.
Richard Shinto’s Education and Work Experience
Dr. Shinto received his bachelor’s from California University and a degree in medicine from the University of New York. He later attended Redlands University where he acquired his master’s degree. Dr. Shinto’s career began in Southern California as a practicing pulmonologist and intern. He currently possesses over two decades of operational and clinical healthcare experience. In the course of his medical career, he worked in Medical Pathways Management Company where he served as the Chief Medical Officer (CMO) and Chief Operating Officer (COO).
From 1996 to 1997, he worked in Medical Management for MedPartners serving as the Vice President, after his tenure he proceeded to Cal Optima Health Plan, situated in California, to act as the Chief Medical Officer (CMO). Later, he worked at the Medical Pathways Management Company before joining NAMM as the CMO. After working for NAMM, he was named Aveta Inc.’s CEO and served from 2008 to 2012. Before being President of Aveta Inc. Dr. Shinto was among the firm’s management team. Read more about Rick Shinto on BusinessWire.Com
Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award
In July 2012, Rick Shinto was awarded the Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year award. This award recognizes exemplary entrepreneurs who portray extraordinary success and excellence in innovation, personal commitment toward their enterprises, communities, and financial performance.
Penelope retains over two decades in health care experience having specialized in Medicaid and Medicare. She has vast knowledge and professionalism in clinical programs development and management of healthcare processes. Penelope attended the University of Binghamton where she attained her bachelor’s degree in classical languages and biological sciences. She holds an M.B.A. in social work from the University of New York paired with a post master’s degree in “alcohol and substance abuse.” At the Columbia University of Public Health, Penelope pursued a master’s degree in public health.
About InnovaCare Health
InnovaCare Health is a health care provider that aims to revolutionize healthcare management to tackle healthcare challenges. The company focuses on strengthening the bond between the patient and service provider and providing coordinated, cost-effective, and innovative healthcare models. InnovaCare Health values the quality of its medical care, patients, and organizational growth.