Currently, a considerable number of people are getting their health coverage directly from Medicare. However, there are still those that would like to get their coverage from an advantage plan provider. Based on statistical findings, about a third of the Medicare beneficiaries today get their coverage through a Medicare Advantage Plan (also known as Medicare private health plan). The advantage plan is offered by private providers, who have contracted with the federal government. As such, the providers are paid a fixed amount per person for offering the various Medicare benefits. Some of the well renowned plans offered by such providers include:
* Preferred Provider Organizations (PPOs)
* Health Maintenance Organizations (HMOs)
* Private Fee-For-Service (PFFS)
The advantage plans offered by various providers are governed by certain rules and regulations. Such regulations can affect where and how you get your Medicare benefits. Again, different providers will have different regulations on the same plan. As such, it is important that you choose your provider well. InnovaCare Health is one of the reputable Medicare advantage plan providers you should consider using.
About InnovaCare Health
InnovaCare Health is one of the largest and leading managed healthcare providers in North America. Currently, the company manages healthcare needs for more than 275,000 Americans, who are beneficiaries of Medicare. To deliver quality and reliable services, InnovaCare applies two main care channels:
* Delivering Medicare advantage plans of high quality to its customers
* Establishing innovative provider network models
Management at InnovaCare Health
Currently, Richard Shinto is the Chief Executive Officer and president of InnovaCare, Inc. a position he has been holding since 2008. Prior to his ascension to this position, Shinto was a member of the management team of the company. Having been in the healthcare industry for a considerable period, Dr. Shinto boasts of expansive experience in operational and clinical healthcare. Before joining InnovaCare, Inc, Dr. Rick Shinto served as a chief medical officer with NAMM California, the chief medical officer as well as the chief operating officer for Medical Pathways.
The current Chief Administrative Officer for InnovaCare, Inc is Penelope Kokkinides, who rejoined the company in June, 2015. Previously, Kokkinides served as the Chief Operating Officer for the company. Before joining InnovaCare, she once served as the Chief Operating Officer for Aveta, Inc and the Vice President for Clinical Operations.
In the hands of these qualified, skilled and experienced professionals, InnovaCare is in a better position to continue being the leading provider of management healthcare in America. InnovaCare has also been in the process of redefining its healthcare management, hence be able to fit in the competitive healthcare industry.