Rick Shinto, the current CEO and president of Innovacare Inc., announced that the company had formally added three executives to its leadership team. Innovacare is a Puerto Rico-based company that provides healthcare services. The three executives include Jonathan Meyers, Mike Sortino, and Penelope Kokkinides. Rick cited that they reflected an outstanding level of expertise and experience that was sought after in the leaders of the company. He added that every executive possessed exceptional skills which would position the company towards prosperity amid the dynamic healthcare industry.
A Closer Focus on the Executives
- Penelope Kokkinides
Penelope Kokkinides was appointed to be Innovacare’s Chief Administrative Officer. She has experience in health care for more than 20 years where she specialized in managed care industry and government programs, including Medicaid and Medicare. Furthermore, she is broad knowledge and expertise in developing clinical programs as well as managing health care operations with an unwavering focus on improving organizational structures.
Before joining Innovacare, Penelope Kokkinides worked at Centerlight Healthcare where she served as the executive VP and CEO. She was liable for the overall management and strategic supervision of the managed care division. Prior to joining Centerlight Healthcare, Penelope was the CEO of Touchstone Health. She was also worked at AmeriChoice as the Corporate VP for the Disease Management and Care Management. Read more about her interview on Ideamensch
- Jonathan Meyers
Jonathan Meyers was crowned the Chief Actuary Officer of the company. Before joining Innovacare, he worked at the leading carrier in New Jersey called Horizon BCBS. Jonathan was the Director of Actuarial Services, including Medicare and Medicaid programs for Horizon BCBS. Before that, he served as the Chief Actuary in a New York-based Healthcare Partners.
- Mike Sortino
Mike Sortino was appointed to be the Innovacare’s Chief Accounting Officer. Before joining the company, he was the Controller of a U.S branch company called Samsung Fire & Marine Insurance. Before that he served as the Chief Financial Officer of Houston Casualty Company (HCC Specialty) for more than five years.
Innovacare is a renowned healthcare provider in Puerto Rico which operates two leading plans, including PMC Medicare Choice, Inc. and MMM Healthcare Inc. The organization has a membership base of over 200,000 individuals who are served by a network of more than 7,500 providers.
Innovacare is committed to providing clients with high level services through developing sustainable models of managed care that are cost-effective, coordinated, and innovative. Therefore, it offers NCQA-accredited health plans to the people of Puerto Rico.