Providing quality healthcare and putting the patient first is the mission that InnovaCare Health, Inc., was built upon. Rick Shinto, M.D., MBA continues this tradition at the company as its President and Chief Executive Officer. He has been a leader in the healthcare industry for more than 30 years as both a practicing physician and in management. He leads InnovaCare’s dedication to providing physician practice services, Medicaid, and Medicare Advantage plans to the citizens of Puerto Rico.
Dr. Rick Shinto attended the University of California and earned his B.S. there. He earned his medical degree at the University of New York and attended the University of Redlands in order to earn his MBA. He began his professional career in Southern California practicing as a Pulmonologist and Internist. His first management role was at MedPartners as a Corporate Vice President. He then joined Cal Optima Health Plan as its Chief Medical Officer.
Rick Shinto has also been the Chief Medical Officer and Chief Operating Officer of Medical Pathways Management, another healthcare provider. He was the Chief Medical Officer of NAMM in California and just prior to taking on his role at InnovaCare Health he was the CEO of Aveta, Inc. Dr. Rick Shinto has also authored a number of books and articles about clinical medicine and the field of healthcare.
The leadership of Dr. Rick Shinto has led to his earning an Entrepreneur of the Year award from Ernst & Young. His leadership has also been expressed by the clients that InnovaCare Health provides plans to as they consistently rank at a 90% customer satisfaction ranking. He believes in running a transparent company that communicates well between not only management and staff but also clear communication with their clients.
As the world of healthcare gets ever more complicated due to increasing government rules and regulations as well as the competitive landscape, healthcare companies like InnovaCare Health need high-quality leaders like Dr. Rick Shinto who can clearly communicate their strategic vision and dedication to building a positive team culture. the company has had a great deal of success since his arrival in 2012, meeting new revenue and profit records. He also assures that the patients always come first and that his company does its part in building strong patient-doctor relationships that promote healthy living. Learn more about Rick on xrepublic.net