InnovaCare Health Administration

Providing quality healthcare to the general public for more than 120 years, InnovaCare Health has a proven record of being a leader in the health care industry. In order to stay on the cutting edge of healthcare, InnovaCare Health leadership is made up of preeminent experts in the medical field like the President and Chief Executive Officer Dr. Richard Shinto and Chief Administrative Officer Penelope Kokkinides.

Serving at the helm of InnovaCare Health as President and Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Richard Shinto has more than 20 years of experience in managed healthcare. His experience includes working in both operational and clinical healthcare. Prior to being named as head of InnovaCare Health, Dr. Shinto served on the board of Aveta Incorporated as the companies President and Chief Executive Officer. He also served as Chief Medical Officer of North American Medical Management of Illinois, Inc.

While working in the healthcare industry, Dr. Richard Shinto has received a number of awards, including being named in the Top 25 Minority Executives in Healthcare for 2018. He has also won the Access to Caring Award presented by Western University of Health Sciences, and the Ernst and Young award for Entrepreneur of the Year.

As the InnovaCare Health Chief Administrative Officer, Penelope Kokkinides has worked in the healthcare industry for over 20 years. Before joining InnovaCare Health, Penelope Kokkinides served as Chief Operating Officer for several companies that include Centerlight Healthcare and Touchstone Health. She is responsible for creating and implementing a number of innovative operations and health care processes.

In March of 2018, Penelope Kokkinides was interviewed by Ideamensch, a crowdsourced interview platform, and asked several questions related to her work as Chief Administrative Officer of InnovaCare. Among the questions asked was what a typical day looks like for her as well as what she does to make her day more productive. Her response was that there are no typical days as Chief Administrative Officer. Her days include traveling a lot to represent InnovaCare. To keep productive, she keeps a portable charger with her to keep in contact and be able to use her tablet wherever she is to keep working while traveling.