InnovaCare Health is a provider of managed healthcare throughout North America. Founded in 1998, the managed service provider has been headed by founder Rick Shinto, a physician-and-CEO combo, from the jump.
New C-suiters hired by InnovaCare Health in 2018
Brand-new vice president of sales and marketing Peter Zafris left InsightinHealth in May 2018. Mr. Zafris also was a part of leadership in major insurance companies UnitedHealthcare, Cigna, and Blue Cross Blue Shield.
Now-former consultant Frank Izquierdo is now InnovaCare Health’s vice president of developing networks and contracts. Much like Peter, Izquierdo comes from a background of other healthcare companies. Mr. Izquierdo hangs upwards of 25 years of healthcare management from his belt.
Penelope Kokkinides celebrates three-and-a-half years with InnovaCare
Ms. Kokkinides boasts more than two decades of Medicare-related experience and roster spots at Centerlight HealthCare, Touchstone Health, and Americhoice. Penelope Kokkinidea has a whopping four degrees, which includes graduation from Columbia University’s School of Public Health and New York University.
42 months ago, in June 2015, Penelope Kokkinides was welcomed back to InnovaCare, the chief administrative officer of InnovaCare Health. She had previously been with InnovaCare for a six-year stint, ending in 2012 as its chief operating officer.
Kokkinides’ resume includes stays as EVP and COO of Centerlight HealthCare, among the C-suite members of UnitedHealth Group’s subsidiary AmeriChoice, and COO of Touchstone Health. She’s got two master’s degrees, a post-masters-but-not-doctorate degree, and two bachelor’s certificates from Binghamton University that weren’t related to her envy-causing career.
InnovaCare Health and its Peurto Rican holdings
MMM Holdings is a subsidiary of InnovaCare that is based in Puerto Rico. MMM of America is InnovaCare’s one shot at the contiguous United States. MMM Holdings has several subsidiaries, all of which are spread across HMO/PPO plans, HMO-Medicaid, and management services.
InnovaCare picked up the Puerto Rican MMM Healthcare in 2011. In 2012, InnovaCare Health Solutions was headed up as the new face of the organization.
The team as a unit
InnovaCare’s uppermost ring of executives collectively boasts upwards of 125 years working in either managed healthcare or medical supply product delivery.