I. Naya Kehayes, M.P.H. - nayak@eveia.com
Managing Principal and Founder

Biography

I. Naya Kehayes, MPH founded Millennium Health Consulting, L.L.C. (MHC) in 1998, and serves as Chief Executive Officer and President. Due to expansion of the firm on a national basis, the company adopted the business name of Eveia Health Consulting & Management (EVEIA) in 2006.  Ms. Kehayes is specialized in managed care contract negotiations and analysis for ASCs, physician practices/clinics, surgical hospitals and health systems affiliates.  She has worked in the healthcare industry for over twenty five years and has extensive ASC operations and healthcare financial management experience.  She also provides managed care contracting direction and consultation to several national ASC corporations.  Her expertise is in reimbursement methodologies and managed care contract negotiations, as well as financial and operations analysis.  Ms. Kehayes is a guest lecturer at Yale University in Connecticut and speaks nationally at healthcare industry conferences. Ms. Kehayes has also authored many articles published in national journals and trade magazines.

Prior to EVEIA, Ms. Kehayes was a Regional Director of Operations and Managed Care for a national ASC corporation and coordinated orthopedic development in the Northwest.  Prior to that, Ms. Kehayes was a surgical hospital Administrator for national hospital corporation and held a variety of administrative service positions at hospital and healthcare ancillary service affiliates of Harvard University, Yale University and the University of Rochester. 

Naya Kehayes served as the Past President of the Washington Ambulatory Surgery Center Association (WASCA), currently is the Co-Chair of the Payment Policy Committee and is an active Board member. On a national level, Ms. Kehayes serves on the Ambulatory Surgery Center Association Government Affairs Committee and has served as a faculty member to the ASC Association for the Certified Surgery Center Administrator Exam Prep Course. 

Ms. Kehayes is a seasoned healthcare professional and has worked in the industry since 1987. Ms. Kehayes earned a Masters of Public Health with thesis distinction from Yale University School of Medicine in New Haven, Connecticut, and a Bachelor of Arts in Community Medicine with a Certificate in Management Studies from the University of Rochester in Rochester, New York.

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