In today’s world affordable and quality healthcare can be hard to come by. That’s why InnovaCare Health was created. As a leading provider of managed health plans and physician services, InnovaCare Health focuses heavily on providing quality medical care plans to all of their patients. Driven by their mission to break the barriers that may restrict access to quality healthcare, the team continues to deliver proven results and patient-focused plans. As participants of the Healthcare Payment Learning and Action Network (LAN), the leadership team is committed to delivering plans and payment models that follow the motto of quality over quantity.
President and CEO, Dr. Richard Shinto, is confident that the leadership team at InnovaCare posses both the education and the experience necessary to help navigate the difficult road to achieving these goals. Working closely with the company’s Chief Administrative Officer, Penelope Kokkinides, he hopes to help influence and ultimately redefine the U.S. healthcare system in its entirety. As a physician, Dr. Shinto understands the importance of access to quality care. With more than 20 years of experience in operational and clinical Health Care Solutions, Dr. Shinto is confident in his contributions to the continued success of InnovaCare and has fully committed himself to helping patients get the care they need.
Dr. Shinto received his medical degree at the State University of New York at Stony Brook. He also holds a master’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Redlands. Prior to his position with InnovaCare Health Solutions, he was the Chief Executive Officer at North American Medical Management.
This year InnovaCare was proud to announce that Dr.Shinto was recognized by Modern Healthcare as one of 2018’s top 25 Minority Executives in Healthcare. The award aims the recognize leaders of healthcare systems who work diligently to ensure that communities of color have equal access to quality healthcare. Dr.Shinto is also the proud recipient of the Ernest & Young Entrepreneur of the Year award. His commitment to quality care and his success as an entrepreneur has helped establish him as one of today’s most innovative leaders in Managed Health Care.