InnovaCare is an organization based in Puerto Rico that provides health care related services. InnovaCare Health program constitutes over 190,000 individual members who are served by more than 7,500 providers. InnovaCare Health plans render a quality healthcare that constitutes a well-coordinated, sustainable model, cost efficient, and technologically advanced. The health plan is operated and managed in three main health plans, the PMC Medicare, MMM Healthcare and LLC (MMM). Also, together with the government of Puerto Rico, InnovaCare manages two Medicaid plans that offer broad benefit health coverage to the citizens.
Daniel E. Straus, InnovaCare Health chairman
Daniel E. Straus is an avid entrepreneur with an interest in real estate and health care in the USA. Mr. Straus studied law degree from the New York University. He was previously a principal stockbroker and president of the Multicare Companies. Mr. Straus is the chairman and owner of InnovaCare Health Inc. Also, he sits on the board of directors of InnovaCare Health.
InnovaCare Health C.E.O Dr. Rick Shinto
Dr. Richard ‘Rick’ Shinto was appointed the C.E.O of InnovaCare Health in the year 2012. He has steered the organization in providing quality health care that is fully integrated with current technology. His ability and leadership style has enabled InnovaCare to successfully navigate in the modern healthcare.Dr. Rick Shinto holds medical Degree from the State University of New York and an M.B.A from the University of Redlands. He started his career in Southern California as an internist and pulmonologist. From 2008 to 2012 he served as the CEO and President of Aveta Inc., North American Medical Management (NAMM). It is at Aveta that he received the Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award from Ernst & Young.
InnovaCare Health Chief Administrative Officer
Penelope Kokkinides is the current chief administrative officer at InnovaCare Health. Prior to her appointment in 2016, Penelope worked with Centerlight HealthCare as the chief operating officer and executive vice president. At Centerlight, she steered the organization into rendering strategic planning and inclusive management for the managed care division.Also, earlier Penelope worked at Touchstone Health as chief operating officer and at AmeriChoice as the corporate vice president in the department of care and disease management. At AmeriChoice, a member of UnitedHealth Group, she was heavily involved in the developing and enforcing the company’s health care model. Therefore, Penelope Kokkinides has a vast experience in the field of health care both in public programs as well as in private care industry.