InnovaCare Health is a top Medicare and Medicaid Advantage organization in Puerto Rico that provides healthcare related services. It operates the leading health plans and provides managed health services. These health plans include MMM Healthcare and PMC Medicare Choice. InnovaCare Health is mandated to manage Medicaid programs in Puerto Rico’s Government Health Plan. It is also dedicated to providing members with valuable and sustainable models of managed care which are cost-effective, innovative and fully integrated with advanced technologies. Recently, InnovaCare took up the Health Care Payment Learning and Action Network initiative that focuses on moving the United States health system towards quality payment models.
In recent years, InnovaCare Health has expanded its leadership team by three more executives as a way of seeking to position the company for success amidst the dynamic and complex health care landscape. The officials include Jonathan Meyers who is the Chief Actuary Officer, Mike Sortino, the Chief Accounting Officer and Penelope Kokkinides who is the Chief Administrative Officer.
Currently, InnovaCare is under the leadership of Richard Shinto as its President and CEO. He has over 20 years’ experience in operational and clinical healthcare and began his medical career as an intern and pulmonologist in Southern California. Before joining InnovaCare, Mr. Richard was the President and CEO of Aveta. He acquired his degree in Medicine from the University of New York and an M.B.A from the University of Redlands. Go To This Page for additional information.
In 2015, Penelope Kokkinides rejoined InnovaCare and became its CAO. Before re-joining InnovaCare, Penelope served as Centerlight Health Care’s Executive VP and COO where she was in charge of providing strategic direction and overall management of the managed care division. Before working for Centerlight, she was the COO of InnovaCare and also served as the COO of Touchstone Health and Corporate VP for Care Management as well as Disease Management at AmeriChoice. With over 20 years’ experience in healthcare, specializing in managed care industry and governmental programs, Penelope has served as the COO of Aveta Co. and VP of Clinical Operations. She has a lot of skills, one being that she is an expert in managing health care processes and developing clinical programs.
Penelope has a degree in Biological Sciences from Binghamton University, a master’s degree in Social Work from New York University and another master’s degree in Public Health from Columbia University School of Public Health. She also has a postmaster’s advanced degree in Alcohol & Substance Abuse.
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