The President and Chief Executive Officer of InnovaCare Health, Rich Shinto announced addition of three executives at his firm. Dr. Shinto made the announcement on August 2016 with the aim of boosting the company’s operations and service delivery. The positions announced were chief actuary officer, chief administrative officer and chief accounting officer. Mike Sortino was named CAO, Jonathan Meyers as chief actuary officer and Penelope Kokkinides as the chief administration officer.
About Chief Administrative Officer Penelope Kokkinides
Penelope has over 20years of experience in the healthcare industry, particularly specializing in government health programs Medicaid and Medicare. In addition, the healthcare specialist has broad knowledge and expertise in managed care sector and development of effective clinical programs that are beneficial on improving efficiencies and infrastructure within the organization. Previously, Penelope Kokkinides worked at Centerlight Healthcare serving as the Executive VP and COO. The executive also served as COO at Touchstone Health, and at AmeriChoice serving the executive role of disease management.
During an interview with Ideamensch, Penelope explained that she works with a highly effective team in generating and implementing ideas. As an entrepreneur, she must be informed of various activities happening around the industry. It is the only way of knowing how things are moving within the industry, and information can be found through a variety of written materials. Penelope studied at Binghamton University and received degree in biological sciences, and at New York University she earned a master’s in social work. Visit Penelope’s website at penelopekokkinides.com
About CEO Dr. Richard Shinto
Currently, Rick Shinto is the CEO of InnovaCare Health, and prior to that he was the president and CEO of Aveta Inc. from 2008 to 2012 when the company was sold. Dr. Shinto has also worked for NAMM California and MedPartners. In 2012, the executive was honored with Ernst &Young Entrepreneur of the year award for demonstrating excellence and achieving success at different companies and various positions he held.
About InnovaCare Health
InnovaCare Health is a leading healthcare provider in North America. The company focuses mainly on managed healthcare services and is dedicated to providing quality services to its clients. It has developed healthcare models that are sustainable, cost-effective and that are easily integrated with modernized technology. The company provides healthcare services within the Puerto Rican government health program.