Rick Shinto is a figure to surmise in the medical world. He began his healthcare partitioning career as a pulmonologist and internist practicing in southern California. Rick Shinto then worked as the vice president at MedPartners tasked with medical management and later moved to Orange Country to work as a senior medical officer at Cal Optimal Health Plan. He walked his way up moving from office to office until he became the president of InnovaCare Health organization.

Rick Shinto has a bachelor of science from California University and a medical degree University of State of New York. He also has an M.B.A from Redlands University. Under Shinto’s leadership, the company has experienced an enormous escalation in membership, with around two hundred thousand new members and he still aims to develop the company more and more.


Penelope Kokkinides is a chief administrative officer at InnovaCare Health. She has been a health practitioner for the past two decades with government programs (Medicare and Medicaid) being her specialties. She is extensively knowledgeable and an expert in managing health care operations and processes as well as clinical programs with a hub on recuperating organizational infrastructure and efficiencies.


Kokkinides received her bachelor’s in science from the University of Binghamton in classical languages and Biological Sciences. Penelope Kokkinides has an M.S from The University of New York in social work and a second masters from The University of Colombia in Public Health. According to Penelope, the trick is to be always informed. She always spends most of her time reading articles, research books, and other publications so that she can have first-hand information on current trends and revolutions and this has always kept her on the forefront in her job.


InnovaCare Health is the leading operating healthcare facility which provides modernized healthcare services in Puerto Rico. This organization has a membership base of over two hundred thousand persons, served by close to seven thousand five hundred providers. It also controls the activities of two Medicaid plans within the GHP (Government Health Plan) of Puerto Rico, with extensive advantage coverage with the aid of a coordinated care model.

With this company being the only NCQA-accredited healthcare service provider on this Island, It is devoted into providing the patients with eminent healthcare by establishing sustainable models of enhancing healthcare that is coordinated, innovative, cost-effective and which fully incorporate modern technology.


InnovaCare Health organization newly added three executives to its team. According to Rick Shinto, each of these three additions is set to bring exceptional skill and enrich the company’s background in the pursuit of success and in order to keep up with the ever-changing and complex healthcare landscape.


Comments are closed.