InnovaCare Health under the leadership of Rich Shinto

InnovaCare Health Solutions is a prominent Medicaid company in North America that provides proper healthcare services. The establishment offers managed services such as physician practice and Medicare plans. Innovacare healthcare foundation was laid in 1998 by the CEO and Chief, Dr Richard Shinto, M.D. when he enrolled in the North American Medical Management located in California. While practising as a physician, Dr Richard Shinto acknowledged the unmet necessity for operational skill among the payers and the physician groups in a developing market. He, therefore, collaborated with NAMM to assist the healthcare companies in providing quality care effectively.


InnovaCare health was officially formed in December 2012 when the management team sold some of NAMM properties. The healthcare aimed at producing models that are affordable, sustainable and fully compatible with the advanced technologies. Under the leadership of Dr Richard Shinto, InnovaCare aims at creating strong relations with their patients and believe in teamwork. In Island of Puerto Rico, the healthcare runs two Medicare private health Plan; MMM Healthcare and PMC Medicare Choice and also have two other Medicaid plans in the Government Health Plan. The Medicare Advantage plans have a membership base of over 200,000 people that are served through a network of more than 7500 providers.


Dr Richard Shinto, the founder of InnovaCare Health Company, was acknowledged with his B.S. from the University of California and later graduated from State University with his medical degree. He also received his M.B.A from the University of Redlands. Dr Richard Shinto has worked as the Chief Medical Officer with several medical companies such as Medical Pathways Management and Cal Optima Health Plan in Orange County California. He also served at the Medical Management for MedPartners from 1996 to 1997 as the Vice President. Dr Richard Shinto was honoured as Top 25 Minority Executives by Modern Healthcare. He also won the award of Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the year and the Access to Caring Award.


In July 2016, InnovaCare Health announced the addition of three leading members of their company. Among the three members was Penelope Kokkinides who became the CAO. She previously worked at the CenterLight Healthcare as the Chief Operating Officer responsible for the overall management. She also worked for Touchstone HealthCare as the chief operating officer and at AmeriChoice as the vice president. InnovaCare believes in a team effort, and leaders with experience promote the growth of the company.