InnovaCare’s Dr. Richard Shinto Redefining Healthcare Management

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August 19, 2017

InnovaCare Health is a market leader in the Managed healthcare services industry in North America. They provide quality health services through the models that incorporate sustainability, cost efficiency, and advanced technologies. InnovaCare Health top management is its key strategic resource. At the helm of their management team are Dr. Richard Shinto and Penelope Kokkinides.

Dr. Richard Shinto

Dr. Shinto is the current president and CEO of InnovaCare. His area of specialization is pulmonology and internal medicine. He kicked off his career in South Carolina serving as a practicing physician. Dr. Shinto further advanced his career serving as corporate vice president, chief medical officer, chief operating officer, and chief executive officer. He is an alumnus of State University of New York medical school and holds a B.S and an M.B.A from University of California and University of Redlands respectively. In 2012, he was the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the year in the state of New Jersey service category.Since joining InnovaCare in 2012, Dr. Shinto has overseen several changes. He prioritizes the creation of care awareness, and provision of support for patients and affected people. Dr. Shinto’s drive is to cultivate a culture of care that aligns local medical care to meet cultural variations within the population. During his tenure, InnovaCare partnered with Learning and Action Network (LAN) as part of the organization’s commitment to offering alternative payment models that are quality based. Dr. Shinto received the 2014 Access to Caring Award.Early 2017, InnovaCare welcomed three new executives to its management team. Jonathan Meyers is the current chief actuary; Martin Sortino is the chief accountant, while Penelope Kokkinides is the Chief Administrative officer. The new additions bring in diverse experiences, expertise, and integrity needed to propel InnovaCare to success despite the shocks and changes in the healthcare industry.

Penelope Kokkinides

Penelope Kokkinides is an expert in organizational operations, management, and processes. She has been on the fore front of developing sustainable process tailored to increase operational efficiencies. Over the last 20 years, she has served in different executive positions including Executive Vice President and chief operating officer. Her main strengths are her knowledge and experience in Medicare and Medicaid, experience in structuring and implementing policies and models, and an excellent track record throughout her career. She holds masters’ degree from New York University and Columbia University. Together with the top management at InnovaCare, she is expected to steer the company to towards redefining the healthcare experience.

 

Providing the Best Quality Medical Care

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August 6, 2017

Medical care seems to be something that slips everyone’s mind until they need it. Especially today, healthcare is a major issue. It’s something that everyone’s thinking about; because of recent news stories. Even so, people are off put by the confusing healthcare environment of today.

Luckily, there are companies that trying to redefine the healthcare environment. InnovaCare Health is the leading company when it comes to providing quality medical care. They believe that meeting today’s challenging environment requires stronger patient-provider relationships. The only way a company can make an effective difference is by asking patients what needs to change.

Another way to make an effective difference is by having great leadership. One of the greatest leaders to ever work at InnovaCare Health is Dr. Richard Shinto. Currently, the doctor is President and CEO of the entire corporation. His brilliance makes InnovaCare a little bit better every day.

A few years ago, Dr. Shinto led InnovaCare to the number spot of Puerto Rico’s greatest managed care providers. His accomplishment was rewarded with a promotion, making him CEO of the company’s Puerto Rican Health Plans branch. At last check, InnovaCare Health is still the number one provider of managed care in Puerto Rico.

After earning his medical degree, Dr. Shinto began a practicing internist and pulmonologist. He also retains his medical tenure in Southern California, where he still practices. He’s even written numerous healthcare and clinical medicine articles, which have been published by several medical publications.

One of the other parts of InnovaCare’s leadership is Penelope Kokkinides. Honestly, this is Kokkinides’s second time working for the company. The first time, she served as COO but now serves as Chief Administrative Officer. She’s bringing her 20-plus years of experience dealing with government programs to the table. After leaving InnovaCare the first time, she took a job at Centerlight HealthCare. She wanted to explore the furthest reaches of her talents, which is what Centerlight allowed her to do. She then took a job at Touchstone Health and Corporate. Eventually, she wound up at AmeriChoice, where she achieved one of her greatest accomplishments.

But now, she’s returned to InnovaCare. She plans on using her extensive knowledge and expertise to help the company develop better clinical programs. She’s also great at overseeing numerous health care processes and operations.

The Importance of Quality with Capitol Anesthesiology

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January 6, 2017

Capitol Anesthesiology was founded and established in 1973 and has grown to become of the country’s most prominent practices for physicians specializing in all areas of anesthesiology. The organization now has over 80 medical doctors and 130 certified nurse anesthetists who are dedicated to providing a superior quality of care in the more than 20 different medical offices found throughout Texas. Capitol Anesthesiology offers services to a range of different medical facilities in Austin which include, but are not limited to, ambulatory surgery centers, hospitals and trauma centers.

All doctors within the Capitol Anesthesiology organization are board certified or are fully in pursuit of becoming board certified. Many physicians of Capitol Anesthesiology have completed more advanced training to better specialize in a range of different expertly-trained areas such as obstetrics, pediatric anesthesiology and cardiothoracics. Their commitment to excellence has been fully demonstrated in all areas of the practice through its continual growth and expansion.

Another vital component to their high-quality and focused team approach is the ability to have a staff of over 130 certified nurses who are fully trained in all anesthetic procedures. Together with physicians, this dynamic team has helped thousands of patients find better pain management. Along with the doctors and nurses, Capitol Anesthesiology offers an interactive support staff who are there to help with appointment creation and management. Capitol Anesthesiology is a member of the Anesthesia Quality Institute of America and takes an active approach to the goal of quality improvement for every patient requiring their services.