InnovaCare Health team is proud to announce the recognition of its president and CEO Rick Shinto by Modern Healthcare. Shinto was recognized among the 2018’s Top 25 Minority Executives in healthcare. The biennial recognition program has been identifying people who have been doing extraordinarily well in the healthcare sector for the last seven years. The award also recognizes healthcare executives who create or influence the formulation of policies and care delivery models that enhance the healthcare industry. The award has since its conception cultivated diversity at healthcare providers.
The Modern Healthcare editor, Aurora Aguilar noted that the Top 25 Minority Executives award for this year indicates tenacity and resilience. Aurora also noted that the leaders who received the award this year had played a huge role in elevating the quality of patient care in their healthcare organizations. Rick Shinto was pleased to receive the award. He noted that he felt honored to receive such a prestigious prize alongside other distinguished healthcare leaders. Rick had previously won the award in 2012. Rick was quick to note that InnovaCare Health Solutions is committed to enhancing the quality of health in the dual-eligible population in the country because of the significant number of vulnerable patients. Shinto also acknowledged that the award reflected the crucial role that InnovaCare is handling as well as its strong culture.
Richard Shinto is the president and chief executive officer at InnovaCare Solutions, LLC. He has over two decades of experience in clinical and operational healthcare. Rick worked as the CEO and president of Aveta Inc. from 2008 to 2012 before joining the team at InnovaCare. He has also worked in other companies like the MedPartners and Cal Optima Health Plan.
About InnovaCare Health
The headquarters of InnovaCare are in Fort Lee, New York. It is a leader in offering value-based solutions and integrated healthcare services. InnovaCare serves close to 467,000 members, and it has received a rating of 4.5 stars as well as accreditation by NCQA. InnovaCare Solutions focuses on providing government health plans and integration and management with the primary objective of creating progressive population health models that are affordable, sustainable, and fully integrated with advanced technology.
InnovaCare Inc. works through its subsidiary known as MMM Healthcare to offer leading health plans in Puerto Rico. InnovaCare Health was at the forefront in reestablishing healthcare services in September 2017 after the Hurricane Maria devastated the island. The healthcare company led the efforts to collect over $4 million in relief for the victims of the Hurricane.