With excellent medical care at its heart, InnovaCare Health is committed to having a group that works to insure company growth and consistency. Dr. Rick Shinto, the President of InnovaCare believes that the success of the company can be attributed to team work, good communications, and having a vision for the future. InnovaCare has two affiliates in Puerto Rico, MMM Healthcare Inc. and PMC Medicare Choice Inc. These are top notch programs with a customer satisfaction rate of 90 percent, which strive to improve its member’s physical and emotional well-being. NCQA accreditation was given to MMM and PMC in 2011 and such recognition is only bestowed when a plan provides excellence in quality assurance.
Dr. Shinto began his career as an intern in Southern California and has become a leading authority in the healthcare industry, with years of experience in both operational and clinical healthcare. While he was President and CEO of Aveta Inc., he received the Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year award for his commitment to excellence. He has served as the Chief Medical and Operating Officer of Medical Pathways Management Company, Chief Medical Officer of Orange County’s Cal Optima Health Plan, and Vice President of Medical Management. Along with Chief Operations officer Penelope Kokkinides, who has over 20 years’ experience in the development of clinical programs, Dr. Rick Shinto and his team work hard to provide good service in today’s healthcare industry. Read more about Rick on Businesswire.
Dr. Rich Shinto’s education includes a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of California, a medical degree from the University of New York, and a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Redlands. He has authored many articles on healthcare issues and clinical medicine. When Dr. Shinto became CEO of InnovaCare Health in 2012, he built a reputation as an individual who encourages the people in the company to give their best. He deserves much of the credit for the success of InnovaCare, which may help them expand into other markets. Better medical care is available to many residents of Puerto Rico because InnovaCare has made doctor office visits more affordable. This has become about through the use of technology which has given patients more options that still maintain good quality and service.