Dr. Richard Shinto is an experienced medical professional and an expert in managed care. Dr. Shinto has a bachelor’s degree from UC Irvine, an MBA from University of Redlands and earned his medical degree Stony Brook College, part of the State University of New York. His medical training is as a pulmonologist and an internist. After earning his medical degree, he spent many years as a practicing physician in Southern California. Since that time he has spent over two decades working in operational and clinical healthcare. He is currently president and CEO of InnovaCare Health Inc.Prior to taking the leadership position at InnovoCare, Dr. Shinto spent 4 years at Aveta Inc. as president and CEO after being part of the company’s management team. His vast management experience included a stint with NAMM California as their Chief Medical Officer.
Dr. Shinto has also served as Medical Pathways Management Company’s Chief Medical Officer as well as their Chief Operating Officer. He also was MedPartners’ Corporate Vice President for medical management for a year before becoming Orange County, California based Cal Optima Health Plan’s Chief Medical Officer.With his background in managed care, internal medicine and business, Dr. Richard Shinto has been a perfect fit at InnovaCare Health. It has enabled him to bring a unique perspective to the work the company does throughout the continental United States and Puerto Rico. His vast experience and innovative leadership has helped the company to thrive while working towards their mission of providing the highest quality medical care possible. Under Dr. Shinto’s leadership InnovaCare Health has created a number of efficient, cost-effective models for providing quality healthcare.
InnovaCare Health is now a national leader in providing excellent affordable patient-centered care that integrates the latest medical technologies and utilizes the skills of some of the country’s top physicians and medical facilities. An author who has done in-depth research and published numerous excellent articles on clinical medicine and healthcare, Rick Shinto has helped InnovaCare Health to offer patients the high-quality care they need while using well-managed Medicare Advantage plans combined with superior physician practice services. As a result InnovaCare Health has become a very successful business.With his unique combination of training, skills, experience and vision, Dr. Richard Shinto has proven to be a valuable asset to any organization with which he has been involved. His achievements have made him a star in the managed healthcare industry.