INNOVACARE HEALTH: STEERING HEALTHCARE IN THE RIGHT DIRECTION

Innovacare health continues to be the leading health care providers in not only North America but also Puerto Rico. In a bid to advance their medical care expertise the company joined the government sponsored programs of Medicare Advantage and Medicaid.In 2016, Innovacare Health changed its reigns of leadership so that they could cater for their clientele better. Some of the changes which were made include; the appointment of Penelope Kokkinides to the chief administrative officer.Before holding this post, Penelope Kokkinides has held various posts in the healthcare industry in America. Some of the include working for Centerlight HealthCare as the chief operating officer and executive vice president. This role ensured that she administered the management of the company and steered the strategy of the health care facility. Kokkinides is a specialist in managing government health care programs such as Medicaid and Medicare.

In addition to this, she is also experienced in health care management and operations, coming up with clinical programs. Her main focus lies in organizational infrastructure and improving the efficiency of healthcare.Penelope Kokkinides attended Columbia University and graduated with a Masters in Public Health. She also attended New York University for another Masters in Social Work. She attended Binghamton University and graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Biological Science and Classical languages. In addition to this, she also has a post-master’s advanced degree in alcohol and substance abuse.Dr. Richard Shinto; the CEO and president was also appointed in 2016. Previously, Dr. Shinto worked at Medical Pathways Management Company as the Chief Medical Officer and Chief Operating Officer. Dr. Shinto launched his medical career as an internist and pulmonologist. The doctor has more than 20 years practice in the healthcare industry.

He has also worked for MedPartners as a corporate vice president of medical management and NAMM California as a Chief Medical Officer and Cal Optima as a Chief Medical Officer. The doctor has also worked for many other medical facilities.The experienced doctor has a medical degree from New York’s State University. He also attended the University of California, and he graduated with a Bachelor of Science. Dr. Shinto also attended the University of Redlands and graduated with an M.B.A. The doctor is a published author with numerous titles on clinical medicine and healthcare under his belt.Other Innovacare Health staffs that were appointed include Mike Sortino who became the chief accounting officer and Jonathan Meyers who became the chief actuary officer. Dr. Shinto was very pleased with these appointments, and he believed that they would guide the company towards the right direction.