Innovacare is among the top Medicaid and Medicare Advantage organizations that specialize in providing health care services in Puerto Rico. The organization added three executive leaders in the year 2016 as announced by Rick Shinto, the president as well as the Chief Executive Officer of the organization. The new leaders are Jonathan Meyers, Penelope Kokkinides, and Mike Sortino.
Jonathan Meyers was appointed as the Chief Actuary Officer of the organization. Before this appointment, he was working at the largest carrier in New Jersey, Medicare and Medicaid for Horizon BCBS as the Director of Actuarial services. He has also served at HealthCare Partners in New York as the Chief Actuary and Division of Heritage Medical Systems as the VP of Managed Care as well as CFO at different times of his tenure. Previously Meyers was also providing employee’s benefit consultation services to big unions and employers such as International Paper, SEIU 1199, AXA Financial and Northwell Health among others.
Penelope Kokkinides was named as the Chief Administrative Officer of Innovacare, Inc. she has been working in the industry for more than two years gaining experience in most government programs as well as managed care services. She is extensively knowledgeable on how to develop clinical programs and to manage most health care processes. She aims at improving organizational infrastructure and operations efficiency. Previously Kokkinides has successfully held executive positions in different organizations such as Centerlight HealthCare, Touchstone Health, AmeriChoice and in a division of UnitedHealth Group.
Mike Sortino was hired as the Chief Accounting Officer in the organization. Previously he was working with Samsung Fire & Marine Insurance Co. as a controller and for five years for HCC Specialty as a Chief Financial Officer. He possesses a vast experience in the insurance and reinsurance industry as well as public accounting.
Shinto said that the three leaders bring massive experience, expertise as well as professional integrity to improve the quality of services offered at Innovacare, Inc.
About Innovacare Inc.
Innovacare, Inc. is an organization that offers managed health care services in Puerto Rico. Dr. Rick Shinto is the CEO for InnovaCare Health Solutions. His various honors include the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year for New Jersey. The organization operates under two advantage programs namely PMC Medicare Choice and MMM Healthcare. PMC Medicare Choice has over 200, 000 members and it is served by more than 7,500 service providers. Innovacare has a broad benefit coverage working in a coordinated model as they manage two allocated Medicaid plans under the general Governmental Health Plan (GHP) of the region. The organization is working diligently to provide quality healthcare through the creation of coordinated models of managed care.
Read more about Dr. Rick Shinto in Businesswire.com.