In the world of medicine and the executives behind it there is one name that really sticks out, Richard A. Shinto. Richard Shinto otherwise known as Rick M.D., has had a extraordinary journey through the world of health care and has affected so many along the way.
Starting with his education at three renowned Universities, He obtained his bachelor’s degree from University of California at Irvine, his medical degree from the University of New York at Stony Brook, and finally he received his Master’s Degree in Business from the University of Redlands in Redlands, California. After college Dr. Shinto started his career as a Pulmonologist and internist in Southern California. Then into positions which include Chief Medical Officer and Chief Operating Officer for Medical Pathways Management Company, Chief Medical Officer for Cal Optima Health Plan and Chief Executive Officer of Aveta Incorporated until their sale in 2012. Dr. Shinto has now accumulated over 20 years of clinical and operational healthcare experience in managed care with more than a handful of nationally renowned institutions.
At the age of 62 Richard Shinto now holds the positions of Chief Executive Officer, President and director of InnovaCare Health Solutions. In recent years Richard Shinto has received several awards for his success and caring. In 2014 he received the Access to Caring Award at Western University of Health Sciences. The Access to Caring award is given to a person for advancing the availability and access of health care. Recently however Rick Shinto has received one of his most prestigious awards, the Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award. This award is only given to those who show extraordinary success and excellence in regards to financial performance and commitment to themselves, and those who greatly innovate not only their business but also their communities as well.
Currently Dr. Shinto is streamlining his management team in preparation for the greatly anticipated advancements that lay ahead for InnovaCare and its partners. This will greatly increase the amount of customers helped and convenience at which it is done. As Our needs grow InnovaCare grows with us. Read more about Rick Shinto on BusinessWire.Com