Penelope Kokkinides is the chief administrative officer at InnovaCare. She joined the company in 2015. Before her appointment to the current position, she served as the chief operating officer as well as Vice president of clinical operations at InnovaCare. Before joining InnovaCare, Penelope had held different positions in various organizations. She served as the executive vice president and chief operating officer at Centerlight HealthCare. Moreover, she also worked as the chief operating officer at touchstone-Health HMO and Vice president of clinical operations at Aveta, Inc.
Penelope has over 20years of experience in the healthcare industry and has specialized in government programs such as Medicare and Medicaid. She is vastly experienced in developing clinical programs, managing healthcare processes, and operations, which focus on improving efficiencies and organizational infrastructure. Penelope Kokkinides graduated with BA, biological sciences and classical languages from the Binghamton University and earned her master’s in social works from the New York University. She later studied public health at the Columbia University School of Public health.
Speaking during an interview with Ideamensch, she attributed her success at InnovaCare to the great teamwork that helps her to bring her ideas to life. According to her, spending more time thinking about the next day and taking some time to get information on what is happening in the industry is a major factor that can drive success if wisely considered. Entrepreneurs can learn a lot from her strategy of being organized, structured and taking some time to prioritize the set tasks. View her infographic resume at vizualize.me.
InnovaCare is a leading provider of Medicare Advantage plans and physician practice services. For years, the firm has been committed to the provision of quality healthcare by establishing cost-effective and sustainable models that are fully integrated with the modern world‘s advanced technologies. The company’s Advantage plan has over 200,000 members who are served by a team of over 7,500 service providers. In all the activities, the firm ensures that patients are their top priorities. InnovaCare strives to coordinate quality and innovative care to patients in North America.
With a mission of redefining the healthcare management to meet the current healthcare industry challenge, InnovaCare has set up various core values that ensure they deliver quality services to their clients. The core values include; quality medical cares, the patient first, innovative medical practices and networks, growth as an organization, and teams to make a significant impact. Adherence to these core values has managed to keep the firm focused on strong patient-provider relationships as well as establishing sustainable models that are affordable, innovative and quality driven.