Officially founded in December 2012, InnovaCare Health is headquartered in Fort Lee, N.J., and is a privately held company with an estimated base of over 1100 staff. InnovaCare Health also has MMM of Florida and MMM Holdings in Puerto Rico under its umbrella as subsidiaries. InnovaCare Health is a company that is very innovative in its healthcare solutions. InnovaCare has a diverse portfolio of clinical networks, health plans, medical services and other services.
InnovaCare works with many stakeholders like payers, providers, patients and others to increase individuals access to affordable and quality healthcare. InnovaCare Health’s wants to provide quality medical care for all. Providing quality medical care is an essential goal concerning everything that InnovaCare does. Having a trustworthy patient-provider relationship can help those patients and stakeholders lead to healthier lives. In 2016, InnovaCare Health chose the Health Care Payment Learning and Action Network (LAN) as a payment processing model. LAN, which was created by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services in 2015, has a strong partnership with both the private and public sectors to drive the U.S. healthcare system toward the payment model. The LAN model focuses on the quality of the payment instead of the number of medical payment processes.
Rick Shinto’s accolades include the Top 25 Minority Executives award that he received in February 2018 that was presented on behalf of Modern Healthcare. Dr. Shinto, along with other minority executives that won the award was featured in February 2018, print issue of Modern Healthcare. This recognition program founded by Modern Healthcare more than five years ago honors those healthcare executives who are minorities and who also influence policy regarding healthcare models. Dr. Shinto also won the award for young entrepreneur of the year when working at Aventa.
Regarding the amount of time Dr. Shinto has spent in the healthcare-related field and managed care, it is 20 plus years. Dr. Shinto is specialized in both clinical and operational sectors of healthcare. In addition to his educational background in medicine, he also has an accomplished work history. His work history includes working at places like Aventa Inc., PMC Medicare Choice, Inc., North American Medical Management, MMM Healthcare Inc., and Medical Pathways Management Company.