InnovaCare Health Adds Penelope Kokkinides to its Management Team

Based in North America, InnovaCare health is a provider of managed health care services. The institution offers these services through three primary avenues; Provider Networks, Medicaid Programs, and Medicare Advantage. The health provider has ensured the provision of the best care by adopting the use of advanced technology in diagnosis and treatment. They have also created sustainable and cost efficient models that aim at improving the quality of care the institution provides. Additionally, InnovaCare has redefined their management models to meet the complex healthcare environment. The enterprise emphasizes on creating strong relationships between their workforce and patients. Ensuring a close relationship with the clients helps them in understanding their needs and consequently, meet them accordingly.

At InnovaCare, a patient will always come first. Provision of quality medical care is the end goal. Enhancing strong relationships between patients and providers ensures quality assurance. Additionally, as the institution seeks to grow, it has held its standards at an unrivaled level. InnovaCare has embraced the act of teamwork to ensure solutions are met in time.

Today, Richard Shinto heads the institution as the president and chief executive officer. Shinto has over 20 years’ experience in the clinical industry. All this knowledge has been acquired in different health care facilities. Before InnovaCare, Shinto worked at Aveta Inc. as the CEO. He also served in the management team before his promotion. Through the years, he has also served as the chief medical officer at NAAM California. Shinto’s career began in Southern California as an internist.

InnovaCare administrative duties are headed by Penelope Kokkinides. She rejoined the institution in 2015. Like Richard Shinto, she has also worked for Aveta Inc. However, she held the position of chief operating officer and vice president of clinical operations. She has worked in the government programs and specialized in the managed care industry. Penelope has 20 years of experience in the managed care industry. She held the position of executive vice president at Centerlight HealthCare. Kokkinides graduated with a degree in biological sciences from the University of Binghamton. Read more about her interview with Ideamensch.

On July 2016, InnovaCare fraternity announced the addition of three executives in their leadership team. Jonathan Meyer was hired to take the role of chief actuary officer. Before joining this institution, Meyers served as a director at Horizon BCBS. Penelope Kokkinides was recruited to take the administrative functions of the organization. She worked in government programs where she facilitated the development of managed care. Lastly, Mike Sortino got hired to head the accounting department. He worked at Samsung Fire & Marine Insurance Company as a controller.