Innovacare Health has seen a good amount of success in recent years and a lot of this may be due to the efforts of their new Chief Administrative Officer Penelope Kokkinides. While she had previously held the positions of VP of Clinical Operations and Chief Operating Officer, she left the company to pursue other interests but returned in 2015. Penelope Kokkinides specializes in government programs like Medicaid and Medicare and has over 2 decades of experience in the healthcare industry.
At Centerlight HealthCare, the company she was with before rejoining InnovaCare Health, she acted as their Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President. She was responsible for their managed care division and its strategic direction and management. Penelope Kokkinides 4 different degrees from Binghamton University, New York University, and Columbia University School of Public Health. These degrees include a classical language and biological science bachelor’s, a social work master’s, an alcohol and substance abuse post-master’s program, and a public health master’s degree.
Penelope Kokkinides is grateful for the great team that she has to work with at Innovacare Health. They are able to work together to implement the great ideas that they come up with at the company. They all rely on each other and have a good sense of synergy that encourages them to work together so they can all do their best for the company. It’s important to be able to communicate with each other and she is always looking for new ways to improve this process.
Technology has always been important at Innovacare Health and it has been essential to many of their innovative systems that have changed the way payment methods work for the better. Everyone is able to be connected better which makes traveling for work much more conducive as Penelope Kokkinides is able to talk to her team and clients through video conferences, emails, text, and many other methods of communication. The way business is done in modern times is completely different than it was just 2 decades ago. She is excited to see how communication will continue to evolve as it will make travel less necessary to complete certain tasks.
To do her bets at Innovacare Health, she puts a lot of focus on staying organized. She takes the time to think about what needs to be done every single day. Prioritizing tasks and actually completing them instead of just thinking about the process helps Penelope Kokkinides stay more productive.