InnovaCare is a provider of Medicaid and Medicare Advantage plans. At the time when physicians prefer to accept patients with private insurance, InnovaCare prides itself in providing cost-effective health care which is accessible to the average person. As such, InnovaCare offers less expensive healthcare options without sacrificing quality of service.
Since 2012, Rick Shinto, M.D., MBA has been the President and Chief Executive Officer of InnovaCare, Inc. in the U.S. and Puerto Rico. InnovaCare Puerto Rico affiliates offer MMM Healthcare Inc. and PMC Medicare Choice Inc. Further, InnovaCare manages two Medicaid plans in Puerto Rico, within the Government Health Plan (GHP).
In Dr. Shinto’s prior position, he acted a the President and Chief Executive Officer of Aveta Inc., and at Aveta, he received the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year Award for New Jersey. He also was awarded the Modern Healthcare’s Top 25 Minority Health Care Executives.
Before being named CEO of Aveta Inc., Dr. Shinto served as Chief Medical Officer of NAMM California. Dr. Shinto was the COO and Chief Medical Officer for Medical Pathways Management Company. The VP of Medical Management for Med Partners from 1996-1997, and became the Chief Medical Officer for Cal Optima Health Plan in Orange County, California.
His extensive expertise in the practice of medicine and management qualified him to offer advanced technologies to InnovaCare.
Dr. Shinto was granted a Batchelor of Science from the University of California at Irvine, the State University of New York at Stony Brook, awarded him a medical degree and received he was awarded him a medical degree and received a business education (M.B.A.) from the University of Redlands.
InnovaCare’s mission is to redefine Healthcare management. He has performed scholarly work publishing articles on clinical medicine and healthcare. Dr. Shinto’s management style requires accountability and a high standard of transparency and quality. His mission is to coordinate quality care to patients across North America. InnvaCare has received accreditation from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA). NCQA is a non-profit independent organization which assesses and reports on the quality of healthcare plans, such as InnovaCare. InnovaCare’s quality assurance of service has proven to meet or is beyond NCQA’s guidelines.
InnovaCare Health promises that quality care for its patients is its primary goal. InnovaCare’s quality health care is considered efficient, its physicians are results-oriented and its management teams is dedicated to managed care and sustainable healthcare services.