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InnovaCare Health offers managed physician practice, and Medicare plans services. This health incorporates sustainable and cost-effective models with more advanced technologies to give access to affordable and high-quality healthcare through Medicare Advantage, Medicaid, and other healthcare providers as well. The mission of InnovaCare Health is to overcome the challenges of health systems and offer better health care services to all citizens.

The headquarters of this health care company is located Fort Lee, New Jersey. The company is well able to provide the citizens with quality and cost-effective health services under the able leadership of Dr. Richard Shinto who is the Director, CEO, and President, and Ms. Penelope Kokkinides who serves as the Chief Administration Officer.

Dr. Richard holds a medical degree and MBA from the State University of New York, Stony and Redlands University respectively. He also graduated from the University of California with a Bachelor of Science degree. Rick has also authored lots of articles on healthcare and clinical medicine. With more than two decades of operational and clinical healthcare experience, Dr. Richard is the current Chief Executive Officer and President of InnovaCare. Before his appointment at of InnovaCare Health, Richard was the CEO of Aveta Inc. until 2012 when it was sold. Rick has also served as the Chief Medical Officer at NAMM California.

Dr. Richard began his medical occupation in Southern California where he worked as an intern and practicing pulmonologist. He also worked for Cal Optima Health initiative in Orange County as a Chief Medical Officer. From 1996 to 1997, Rick worked for Med Partners’ Medical Management as the Corporate Vice President. Before that, he served as a Chief Operating Officer and the Chief Medical Officer (CMO) for Medical Pathways Management Company.

Penelope Kokkinides holds a master’s degree in Public health, a master’s degree in social work, and a bachelor’s degree in classical languages and biological sciences from Columbia University, New York University, and Binghamton University respectively. Penelope Kokkinides moved to InnovaCare Health Inc. in mid-2015. She currently serves as the chief administrative officer of the company. Before her role at InnovaCare Health, Penelope worked at Aveta Inc as the chief operating officer and the vice president of Clinical Operations.

Ms. Kokkinides has many years of experience especially in the managed health care sector having served in the Medicare and Medicaid programs for more than twenty years. Previously, Penelope also worked for Touchstone Health as the (COO) chief operating officer, Centerlight HealthCare as the chief operating officer and executive vice president as well as AmeriChoice as the Vice President for Disease Management and Care Management.

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