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Rick Shinto and Penelope Kokkinides Work Together To Increase The Success of InnovaCare Health


Rick Shinto, CEO & President

Rick Shinto has a level of expertise in the field of healthcare management with more than 20 years of experience. He is the president and chief executive officer for InnovaCare Health, a provider of managed healthcare plans and services. Before his career started at InnovaCare, Shinto served as the chief executive officer and president for Aveta, Inc. He became the chief medical officer at NAMM of California. He joined the Pathways Management System as their chief medical and operating officer. During his career venture at Aveta, Inc., Shinto received the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year Award. It is given as a recognition to entrepreneurs for excellent service.Rick Shinto earned a Bachelors of Science degree from the University of California at Irvine. He furthered his education to obtain a MBA from the University of Redlands. Rick Shinto first started his career as a Internist and Pulmonologist.

About Penelope Kokkinides

InnovaCare Health has a great leadership team of professionals. To add to that list is Penelope Kokkinides. She is the chief operating officer for the company. Penelope Kokkinides also has over 20 years of experience in government healthcare programs like Medicaid and Medicare. Kokkinides is extremely knowledgeable about what she does. She has served in several positions over the course of her career. She became apart of Touchstone Health as their chief operating officer. Then she became the executive vice president for the companies of Centerlight Healthcare, Disease Management and Corporate Vice President for AmeriChoice. Kokkinides has an extensive level of education under her belt. She graduated from New York University with a Masters degree. She obtained a Bachelors degree of Biological Sciences from Binghampton University and continued on to earn a Public Health Masters degree from Columbia University.

About InnovaCare Health

InnovaCare is the main provider for managed healthcare services and plans in the nation. Two primary healthcare plans offered by provider networks are Medicare and Medicaid government plans. At InnovaCare Health, they deliver the best quality to healthcare through advanced but affordable technologies. InnovaCare recently expanded their leadership team, adding three new team leaders in July 2016.