Dr. Richard Shinto graduated the University of California, the University of New York with a medical degree and the University of Redlands with a M.B.A. He began his career as an intern in Southern California and is now a specialist in pulmonology and internal medicine. Dr. Shinto was also Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year for the state of New Jersey, which is an honor that is awarded to executives who show excellence success in financial results.
Dr. Richard Shinto has over 20 years of experience in his field and is also the Chief Executive Officer for InnovaCare Health Solutions, Inc. InnovaCare credits many of their successes to Richard Shinto. He guides the company with great leadership and is a big believer of team work.
Rick Shinto believes that great communication, good working relationships and a clear vision are the characteristics that lead you to becoming a successful company. Shinto’s has years of being of a successful leader and technical experience which has helped every company he is involved with become a triumph.
In addition to his success as President of InnovaCare, Shinto previously served as Medical Management’s Vice President. He then moved onto Chief Medical Officer of Cal Optima Health Plan. Shinto has also written several works on clinical medicine. He also served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Aveta Inc. from 2008 until 2012. Read more about Rick Shinto at intelius.com
Rick recently brought in three new members of the management team, one of them being the talented Penelope Kokkinides. Penelope Kokkinides is InnovaCare’s Chief Administrative Officer and previously worked as its CCO. She has several years of experience and success in clinical programs’ development. Her knowledge of health care management and operations has been a great help to InnovaCare. Dr. Shinto and Kokkinides are responsible for the Medicaid and Medicare packages that are issued by InnovaCare.
Shinto also educates his patients on healthcare awareness while offering support to their families that are dealing with an ill loved one. Because of InnovaCare, thousands of patients are now able to gain access to proper healthcare. Since Richard Shinto has taken leadership, InnovaCare has seen over 200,000 people join its membership program.