Rick Shinto and. Penelope Kokkinides are taking Innovacare Health to the next level

Innovacare Inc. Is known for being a lead provider of the managed healthcare services in North America. They are commited to being able to provide quality healthcare through their two primary avenues, Provider Networks and Medicare Advantage.The companies main mission is to be able to healthcare management to make it to where they can better meet the challenges that are presented with todays complex healthcare environment. They plan on continuing to stsy focused on the strong patient-provider relationships that they have. Innovacares number one concern is to always make sure the patient comes first.Currently, the President and Chief Executive Officer of Innovacare, Inc. is Dr. Shinto. Shinto served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Aveta Inc. until it was sold in 2008. Prior to holdings these positions he held a place at Aveta as a member of the management team.

Currently, Dr. Shinto continues to serve as the CEO for Innovacare’s Health Plans by Rick Shinto.Dr. Shinto is currently known for having more than 20 years of experience in managed care with clinical and operational healthcare. Before he took on the position of being CEO of Aveta Inc, Dr. Shinto was the chief Medical Officer of NAMM, he served as being the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Medical Officer for Medical Pathways Management Company.Dr. Shinto served as being the Corporate Vice President of Medical Management for MedPartners from 1996-1997. He then left that position to be able to become the Chief Medical Officer for Cal Optima Health Plan, located in Orange County, California. Dr. Shinto went on to start his medical tenure at Southern California.Currently, Penelope Kokkinides is serving as the Chief Administrative Officer at Innovacare, Inc. Penelope officially rejoined the company in June of 2015. She has been able to serve as being the Chief Operating Officer of Aveta Inc and the Chief Operating Officer of Innovacare Inc.

Penelope Kokkinide has more than 20 years of experience in healthcare, specializing in government programs. She also specializes in clinical programs and managing healthcare processes and operations. Before Kokkinide rejoined Innovacare, Inc. she served as being the Executive Vice President and the Chief Operating Officer for Centerlight Healthcare. There she had the responsibilty of the overall management and strategic direction of the managed care division. Her accomplishments does not stop there though. Kokkinide was the corporate Vice President for Care Management.Currently, Kokkinide has her bachelor’s degree in biological sciences and classical languages , that she obtained from Binghamton University. She got her masters degree in social work from New York University. Kokkinide then went on to get a masters degree in punlic health from the Columbia University Scho of Public Health. It is safe to say that Penelope Kokkinides and Dr. Rick Shinto are both helping take Innovacare Inc to the next level. They are both hoping to be able to continue helping as many people as they possible can.

The Osteo Relief Institute Wants You To Live Successfully With Osteoarthritis

One of the least publicized medical conditions affecting an estimated 50 million people in the U.S. is arthritis, a general term referring to joint pain or stiffness that can take more than 100 different forms. There are a number of aspects of arthritis that should be understood and explored by those affected by this common medical condition, including the need to self-manage what is essentially a condition without any overall cure; as the leading cause of disability in the nation each person affected by osteoarthritis should take a few steps each day to keep their joints moving and to limit the level of pain they feel with the aid of specialists such as the Osteo Relief Institute.

 

Osteoarthritis can be characterized by the breaking down of cartilage between the bones in a joint causing the bones to rub and cause pain when moved.(LinkedIn) When a patient is diagnosed with osteoarthritis it is important to take a few steps to reduce the level of problems seen in the condition with the aid of the Osteo Relief Institute; (https://www.facebook.com/osteoreliefinstitutejerseyshore/) a regular daily routine must be attained that includes gentle exercise each morning and night to avoid the stiffness that can occur with osteoarthritis. Other steps that should be remembered are to adjust seating and standing positions throughout each day to avoid stiffness and to reduce the weight of the individual affected to limit the problems caused by excessive size and inactivity.

 

The Osteo Relief Institute is a specialist in the diagnosis and treatment of a range of arthritis and joint pain issues and is located across the U.S. to make sure the excellent care provided by board certified physicians and surgeons are passed on to as many patients as possible.

 

The aim of the Osteo Relief Institute is to provide a wide range of treatment and support services that can be used by patients who are looking to avoid surgical options for as long as possible after being diagnosed with osteoarthritis. The Osteo Relief Institute also offers support to patients affected by a range of joint and back pain issues designed to allow as normal a life as possible to be lived for a long period of time.

Cancer Treatment Centers Of America, Offering New Technology To Patients

Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) has teamed with 3 other companies to offer better healthcare to their patients.

CTCA serves adult cancer patients from around the world at its five locations in Atlanta, Chicago, Philadelphia, Phoenix, and Tulsa. These patients get advancements in cancer treatment. CTCA also offers surgery, radiation, immunotherapy, and chemotherapy. As an added bonus, patients get therapies designed to help them physically and emotionally while they deal with the side effects of their treatments.

Cancer Treatment Centers of America believes that each person’s cancer is as different and unique as they are, that’s the reason each patient’s treatment is unique in it’s own way.

Allscripts helps caregivers deliver better care to patients through their healthcare information technology solutions.

Nanthealth offers unique software, middleware, and hardware systems that doctors and hospitals use to track patient records, which improves patient outcomes.

Eviti offers a support platform for physicians to see treatment and outcomes in order to select a clinically appropriate treatment.

These four are teaming up to bring The Clinical Pathways Program to light in order to help with the cancer treatment programs. This will give patients a chance to review treatments that are safe and efficient.

Planning for this project began in early 2016 to help the patients, as well as, physicians benefit from an integrated solution.

Not only are patients and physicians able to benefit from this program, but insurance providers can expedite approval by providing the necessary clinical data they need to support treatment strategies.

According to the article, “Cancer Treatment Centers of America® Partners with Allscripts and NantHealth to Launch Clinical Pathways, a Comprehensive and Custom Oncology Treatment Platform,” he Clinical Pathways Program improves the quality of care CTCA offers their patients by improving the chemotherapy regimen selection and ordering process. Physicians are able to get information on over 2700 regimens that cover all cancers and cancer subtypes. This gives the patient more knowledge than ever before on how the regimen is offered, the outcome, costs, and toxicities.

Clinical Pathways is available at all five CTCA locations for use with every patient.

Troy McQuagge Honored for His Role with the USHEALTH

Every year, professionals and business people from various industries are recognized for their good work by various awards. This year, it was the turn of Troy McQuagge to be honored by the One Planet Awards where he received the Gold Winner chief executive officer of the year. The One Planet Awards recognizes people from all industries and does not discriminate on location, size and even whether the organization is private or public. Interestingly, the award honor even non-governmental organizations that are not profit oriented. New startups are also recognized by these awards and are usually encouraged to make their nominations each year.

 

Troy McQuagge has been with the USHEALTH for 10 years now. His first task when he joined the USHEALTH was to build and change the company distribution agency known as the USHEALTH Advisors. He experienced a lot of success with this retooling and was elected as president and chief executive officer of the company in the year 2014. Since he joined the company in this capacity, USHEALTH has recorded unprecedented success as well as profitability and growth. This compared with the competition in the insurance marketed can be seen as a sign of hard work and dedication for Troy McQuagge.

 

When acknowledging the award, Troy McQuagge termed it as an honor and a privilege. He was quick to dedicate the award to everyone at USHEALTH saying that the recognition was a sign that the company was working towards the fulfillment of its mission of offering the most innovative coverage at a customer friendly price. The award that Troy McQuagge received exists in different categories such as the service category, executive, team, and new product category. The award also exists in marketing, corporate, communications and PR as well as organization category.

 

Troy McQuagge is the man he is today because of the good education that he received when he was a young man. He attended the University of Central Florida for his graduate program and majored in legal studies. When not involved in business, Troy McQuagge dedicates his life to humanity. He has been involved with several volunteers and charitable causes such as the Semper Fi Fund, HopeKids Dallas, and HopeKids Phoenix. Some of the skills that he has managed to acquire in his many years of experience include health insurance, leadership, sales management and Fixed Annuities. He has also managed to specialize in other areas such as retirement planning, employee benefits and managed care.

 

Other than USHEALTH, Troy McQuagge has worked for another company called Health Market as the president of the agency marking. He worked with this company for 12 years having joined in the year 1996. Troy McQuagge can be described as a dynamic and self-driven sales professional who has portrayed excellent communication skills over the 30 years he has been in the industry.