Rick Shinto and Penelope Kokkinides: Scions of Award-winning Management

Over the years, InnovaCare Health has streamlined its operations. This has seen the health and life insurance and management services provider’s name become synonymous with high quality and customized services especially in the health and life insurance industry. At the core of the company’s award-winning success is the progressive leadership model it has adopted in the past years, which has seen it bring on board visionary and efficient leaders. In order to navigate the various operational complexities in the healthcare industry, InnovaCare Health has adopted a contemporary and innovative approach to its operations, which includes using advanced technologies, licensed providers and customized service delivery. Recently, the company adopted the Healthcare Payment Learning & Action Network known as (LAN), which has streamlined its payment system.

Additionally, InnovaCare Health has pillared its success on the visionary leadership of management team. One such leader is Rick Shinto who is an industry veteran with over two decades of experience. He has held several executive positions within the industry having served as the president and chief executive officer at Aveta Inc in addition to several senior roles across various companies. He is a vastly experienced leader with a strong academic background. His visionary leadership saw the company bring on board another visionary and highly experienced executive, Penelope Kokkinides. The highly experienced healthcare government programs specialist and clinician currently serve as the chief operating officer and chief administration officer of InnovaCare. She previously served several organizations in numerous executive positions including Centerlight Healthcare’s president.

Guiding InnovaCare Health Towards Greater Heights

InnovaCare Health is an award-winning health and life insurance and management provider with an operational reach extending beyond Puerto Rico where it has over 20,000 subscribers primarily for its Advantage Plans services. Overall, the company has over 200,000 clients subscribed to its Medicaid Advantage Plans, which marks a significant rise from the 7,500 when Rick Shinto joined the company. The services are affordable and customer-centric to ensure that the unique demands of their individual clients are met.┬áThe appointment of Penelope Kokkinides marked a significant shakeup in the management of the company. Her appointment was announced in July 2016, the same day the company announced the addition of new talents to join its management ranks. The new talents include Mike Sortino who was appointed to serve as the chief accounting officer while Jonathan Meyers will serve as the chief actuary officer. Their vast experience will complement those of Penelope Kokkinides and Rick Shinto. Kokkinides holds tow Master’s degrees from New York University and Columbia University and a B.S. from Binghampton University.