Puerto Rico and the world by extension is lucky to have Penelope Kokkinides as one of its own. Penelope, an alumnus of Columbia University, has transformed healthcare in Puerto Rico beyond your wildest imagination.
Today, Kokkinides gets celebrated as the woman who has conquered all men by specializing in government programs aimed at benefiting the people in the American region of Puerto Rico. So, why has Penelope Kokkinides become successful? Is it something inbred or actions that came out of the blues?
Kokkinides is what we term as gifted. Penelope, since she was a young girl, have a hard a desire to transform the world, a dream she has already accomplished. The soft-spoken Kokkinides has used her knowledge and expertise in clinical programs to transform the world.
Surprisingly, Penelope Kokkinides has also emerged as a capable leader and her time at InnovaCare Health speaks volumes. Have you heard Kokkinides and President Donald Trump met just the other day? Yes, they did and in one of the most colorful occasion ever.
The two individuals locked horns in the West Wing of the White House after Trump’s administration had invited Penelope to attend a roundtable discussion that showcased women in the American healthcare system.
Recall, Penelope Kokkinides is the current Chief Administrative Officer at InnovaCare Health, a company that has proved to be more than a leader in Medicaid and Medicare Advantage in Puerto Rico. Therefore, there was a lot that Kokkinides had to offer and that she did.
Penelope, in her meeting with President Trump and CMS Administrator Seema Verma, emphasized the importance of increasing funding for the Medicare Advantage program in Puerto Rico. Kokkinides raised the concern during the meeting because the federal government had cut funding to the region since 2011, something that affected the health sector significantly.
It was Penelope Kokkinides argument that increasing the amount of money allocated towards health would go a long way in making Puerto Ricans thrive. Penelope documented challenges women in the healthcare sector undergo, sentiments that got openly welcomed by Donald Trump’s administration.
The meeting, having been successful, has placed InnovaCare Health on the global radar. Therefore, Penelope Kokkinides is the reason why InnovaCare, Medicaid, and Medicare Advantage thrive in Puerto Rico. Kokkinides having worked for institutions like Aveta Inc. and Touchstone Health HMO has proven that she is the solution to InnovaCare Health’s problems. Thus, it is only a matter of time before the company goes overboard.