Job Description

Facility: Valleywise Community Health Center - McDowell

Department: FQHC Clinic - McDowell

Schedule: Regular FT 40 Hours Per Week

Shifts: Days

Under the general supervision of the department manager or designee, the RN Population Care Coordinator works autonomously and is accountable for identifying, stratifying and addressing the needs of high risk populations in ambulatory services. This position works collaboratively with the patient, family and as part of the interdisciplinary team to evaluate the quality of health in both populations and individuals and possess the knowledge to implement evidence-based care standards to obtain satisfactory outcomes in selected patient populations. Additionally, this position is responsible for anticipating, monitoring and intervening as indicated to address population health needs across the continuum of health care in order to improve quality and remain in compliance with local, state and federal regulations and accreditation standards.





  • Prefer a Bachelor's degree or higher in Nursing.


  • Must have a minimum of three (3) years of progressively responsible acute clinical experience that demonstrates an understanding of the required knowledge, skills and abilities.
  • Prefer one (1) year of experience in ambulatory nursing or equivalent and/or experience with patient-centered medical home model.

Specialized Training:

  • None


  • Must possess a current,valid AZ RN license, temporary AZ RN license or valid compact RN licensure for current state of practice.  Must also be in good standing with the issuing Board of Nursing.
  • Care Coordination Transition Management (CCTM) or Case Management (CM) or equivalent certification is preferred.
  • Must have a valid fingerprint clearance card issued by the Arizona Department of Public Safety OR submit a completed Affidavit at time of hire. Must complete fingerprint clearance card application within seven (7) days of hire date. Must present actual card within 90 days of applying for fingerprint clearance card.
  • Requires BLS. A BLS card obtained through an approved American Heart Association (AHA) training center is preferred and will be required within 3 months.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Must be able to demonstrate knowledge of ambulatory disease states, preventative and wellness management practices and pathways,  Valleywise Health policy and procedures, and regulatory standards ensuring high quality and safe standards of care.
  • Must exhibit competency in Microsoft Office software programs and other software systems once trained.
  • Required to possess analytic skills to support data and trend evaluation.
  • Must be a self-starter, demonstrate self-direction and work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Expected to multitask and work in a fast paced setting.
  • Must demonstrate professionalism, team work, critical thinking skills and serve as a professional role model.
  • Essential to possess excellent customer service and phone skills with the ability to communicate well, build rapport and collaborate with patients, internal and external clients in order to meet quality outcome goals.
  • Demonstrated computer literacy required with basic to intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Office applications including Word, Excel and Powerpoint.
  • Experience with databases is preferred.
  • Must be able to read, write and speak effectively in English.

Salary Range: Hourly pay rate: $34.15 to $50.37

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