Ahmad R. Razaghi, ME, MBA, ACHE

IMG_0914Ahmad R. Razaghi is the founder, President, and Chief Executive Officer of Razaghi Healthcare. Mr. Razaghi is a social entrepreneur in Native American Healthcare with vast experience in strategic planning, corporate governance, and executive management.

In 2010, he received the Department of Health and Human Services’ National Council of Chief Executive Officers Managerial Excellence award from the United States Surgeon General Dr. Regina Benjamin for his extensive work with the Navajo Nation.

As the Chief Executive Officer of the Navajo Health Foundation – Sage Memorial Hospital, Mr. Razaghi developed and implemented a strategic healthcare turnaround plan that protected the corporation from the loss of its licensure, accreditation, and imminent insolvency. On behalf of the tribal organization, Mr. Razaghi led a team that successfully negotiated a multi-year Indian Self-Determination and Education Assistance Act PL93-638, with the United States Department of Health and Human Services – Indian Health Service.

Mr. Razaghi has also serviced as Chairman and President of Blue Mountain Hospital, where he facilitated the first historic partnership between the Ute Mountain Ute Tribe and the Navajo Nation Tribal Organization as major sponsors of a private 501(c)(3) healthcare corporation.

Mr. Razaghi is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) and the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA). He earned his Masters of Business Administration in Corporate Finance and Financial Accounting from the David Eccles School of Business at the University of Utah, his Masters of Engineering in Bio-Chemical Engineering, and Bachelors of Science in Theoretical Physics from the University of Utah.

Find out more about Ahmad R. Razaghi at his website: http://www.ahmadrazaghi.com