Penelope Kokkinides seizes an opportunity during a meeting with Donald Trump to talk about the state of healthcare at Puerto Rico

Many countries around the world are struggling to provide adequate healthcare services to their people. With the emergence of various chronic diseases, healthcare has become an expensive affair for many households. The most affected people are the women, children and the elderly. These groups of people are left to struggle on their own as more and more insurance companies fail to cover most of the chronic diseases. Fortunately, a few companies have come to the rescue of the most vulnerable in the society. InnovaCare is among the few companies that have been established to provide managed healthcare for Puerto Rico residents. The firm operates the Medicare Advantage plans and Medicaid that aims at facilitating access to quality healthcare for everyone regardless of their economic background.

 

Over the years, InnovaCare Health has earned a reputation as one of the best healthcare providers in Puerto Rico. The firm’s top leadership has largely contributed to the company’s success. Penelope Kokkinides was recently added to the firm’s top leadership, where she brought a wealth of experience in the healthcare sector, spanning over twenty years. Penelope studied at the University of Binghamton and Columbia University of New York City where she earned a bachelor’s degree in biological sciences and master’s in public health respectively.

 

Before joining InnovaCare, Penelope worked in various government-led health programs such as the Medicare and Medicaid. Together with other top executives at InnovaCare, they have managed to lead other healthcare firms in providing outstanding services to their customers. The top leadership at InnovaCare led by Erick Shinto consists of individuals who are exceptionally talented and experienced in the healthcare matters.

 

A few days back, Penelope, the Chief Administration Officer at Innovacare was accompanied by eight other women in the White House. The delegation met President Donald Trump to discuss how women serving in the healthcare industry can be empowered to reach out to more people. Penelope seized the opportunity to discuss with President Trump about the state of healthcare in Peurto Rico.

 

InnovaCare is the leading providing of healthcare services in Puerto Rico. The firm has been actively involved in helping the residents recover from the effects of Hurricane Maria. It was one of the firms spearheading the setting up of emergency clinics to avert healthcare crisis. During the meeting, she emphasized the importance of Federal government’s support of such critical programs. According to Penelope, healthcare programs have suffered a huge budget cut since 2011. The meeting with Donald Trump raised her hopes of improved healthcare for the people of Puerto Rico.