InnovaCare, Inc. is one of the leading providers of managed healthcare services in Puerto Rico. It operates two of the leading health plans in the country: PMC Medicare Choice, Inc. and MMC Healthcare, Inc. it also manages two Medicaid plans that are under Puerto Rico’s Government Health Plan.
The healthcare provider recently announced three new additions to its leadership team. Penelope Kokkinides and Mike Sortino are now among the organization’s new executives.
About Penelope Kokkinides
Penelope Kokkinides was appointed the Chief Administrative Officer of InnovaCare. Kokkinides boasts of over two decades of healthcare experience, and most of her career has been spent working with the managed care industry and government programs. She is especially good at improving organizational structure and efficiencies.
According to BizJournals, She has served in several executive capacities in the past including as Corporate Vice President for Care Management and Disease Management at AmeriChoice. She also served as the Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President for Centerlight Healthcare. During her time in AmeriChoice, Kokkinides was instrumental in developing the company’s health model and boosting its appeal on clients.
About Mike Sortino
Mike Sortino also boasts of over two decades of experience in the insurance industry. However, unlike Penelope Kokkinides, his career has scoped several industries including electronics and fire-related risks. He was previously the controller of Samsung Fire & Marine Insurance Co. before moving to InnovaCare, Inc. He also served as the Chief Financial Officer for HCC Specialty for over five years. He also doubles up as a public accountant with over five years of experience in public accounting.
Mike Sortino has been appointed the Chief Accounting Officer of InnovaCare, Inc. He was considered the suitable candidate for the position considering his knowledge and experience in accounting and financial management.
Mike Sortino’s and Penelope Kokkinides’ appointment to InnovaCare’s leadership team has been met with a lot of optimism by the organization. Their vast experience and expertise in accountancy and insurance are expected to boost the organization’s competitive edge according to CEO Richard Shinto. Their rich background working in different companies and industries also equips them to cope with the dynamic health insurance market especially now that government policies are uncertain.