Job Description

Job Details
Adelante Healthcare Center Support Office - Phoenix, AZ
Bachelor's degree
Health Care


The Community Programs Manager is responsible for the administrative management, planning, operational oversight, and fiscal management of community-based education and outreach programs. This position will oversee staff and programmatic activities for Adelante insurance eligibility programs and resource referral programs. Responsibilities include cultivating and developing partnerships to increase health equity, address the social determinants of health (SDoH), and support activities that address findings from the recent needs assessment. Additionally, this position will be required to develop budgets and operating plans for programmatic funding proposals.


Every Adelante Leader will strive to maximize the performance and contribution of each team member to Adelante Healthcare and the community that we serve every day. Leaders will set clear performance expectations, provide on-going feedback and coaching to improve results and outcomes and provide regular performance evaluations. Leaders are also expected to work in a manner that demonstrates a commitment to quality, patient safety, employee engagement, innovation and model for all other employees the highest standards of personal integrity, professionalism and competence.


  • Excellence
  • Integrity
  • Sustainability
  • Respect
  • Compassion
  • Learning


  • Completed or currently enrolled in a bachelor's or master's degree in business or a related field.
  • Proven experience in program management.
  • Deliver high-quality programming, build relationships with residents and community partners, and ensure program improvement through data-driven evaluation.
  • Proven experience in building community relationships.
  • Proven experience managing staff.
  • Competency in Microsoft applications, including Word, Excel, and Outlook.
  • Understanding of project management.
  • Understanding of insurance programs and guidelines, including Medicare, Medicaid/AHCCCS, marketplace, etc.
  • Proven experience working with community stakeholders and developing partnerships that create programs and services that improve health equity and SDoH.
  • Ability to organize, prioritize, and perform a high volume of detailed work with accuracy and adherence to established procedures while working with frequent interruptions and minimum supervision.
  • Valid Level One Fingerprint Clearance Card issued by the Arizona Department of Public Safety for all specialty behavioral health locations


  • Knowledge/Understanding of the Social Determinants of Health
  • Bilingual (Spanish/English)
  • Ability to understand, converse, read and write in a first and second language with a high degree of proficiency

The qualifications listed above are intended to represent the minimum skills and experience levels associated with performing the duties and responsibilities contained in this job description. The qualifications should not be viewed as expressing absolute employment or promotional standards, but as general guidelines that should be considered along with other job related selection or promotional criteria.


  • Plan and execute community initiatives and programs per Adelante strategic plan
  • Develop outreach opportunities to enhance the Adelante brand, programs, and services
  • Create and manage long-term functional area goals that align with the strategic plan
  • Develop an annual community outreach calendar and plan
  • Ensure programs and services funded through private or public grants comply and have accurate documentation and reporting
  • Develop budgets and operating plans for each program
  • Develop an evaluation method to assess program strengths and identify areas of opportunity and improvement
  • Write program funding proposals to guarantee uninterrupted delivery of services
  • Manage a team of program managers and services
  • Ensure goals are met in areas including customer satisfaction, safety, quality, and team member performance
  • Implement and manage changes and interventions to ensure project goals are achieved
  • Meet with stakeholders to make communication easy and transparent regarding project issues and decisions about services
  • Produce accurate and timely reporting of program status throughout its life cycle
  • Analyze, communicate, and address program risks
  • Develop marketing and community engagement strategies for programs and services to increase participation in and awareness of Adelante community programs

Additional Duties and Responsibilities

  • Other duties as request or assigned


All employees are responsible for promoting and participating in interdisciplinary communication and collaboration to enhance the delivery of quality across the health care system. Employees should maintain an environment which supports and engages patients and co-workers in a caring team based model to promote wellness and improve health outcomes.

Adherence to Compliance and Code of Conduct

All employees are required to comply with Adelante Healthcares written standards, including its Compliance Program and Standards of Conduct, policies and procedures and reporting of any conduct that potentially violates Adelantes legal or compliance requirements. Such compliance will be an element considered as part of the regular performance evaluation.


The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Physical demands: While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be required to sit for long periods of time, is required to stand, walk, use hands to handle or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb steps/stairs; balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; talk or hear; smell; manage stress as it relates to essential job functions. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds without assistance, and may occasionally be required to lift or move up to 50 pounds with assistance. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

Work environment: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is exposed to weather conditions prevalent at the time when traveling to various clinic sites. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. The employee may be subject to health hazards (contagious diseases, blood borne pathogens, etc.) when working in the clinic area.

Job-related Information Check a Response

Safety Sensitive Position

Yes or No

Merit Increase Eligible

Yes or No

Telework Eligible

Yes or No

CPR/BLS Required

Yes or No

Level One Fingerprint Clearance Required

Yes or No

Level One Fingerprint Clearance Required

Specialty Behavioral Health Location

Yes or No

Annual Fitness for Duty Required

Yes or No

Fit Test Required

Yes or No

Credentialing Required

Yes or No

Use of Adelante Healthcare Vehicles

Yes or No

In any organization or job, changes take place over time. Although an effort will be made to keep job-related information current, this is not an all-inclusive list of job responsibilities. Adelante Healthcare, Inc. reserves the right to revise or change job duties and responsibilities as the business need arises. In compliance with EEOC 29 CFR part 1630, if the essential functions of this position cannot be performed in a satisfactory manner by the employee, further accommodations shall be made if it does not constitute undue hardships upon this organization.

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