Job Description

Director Clinical Operations - Mount Graham Regional Medical Center
Job CategoryManagement
ScheduleFull time
Shift1 - Day Shift

Position Summary

Under the general supervision of the Chief Executive Officer, the Director of Clinic Operations (DCO) is responsible for the day-to-day management and long-term sustainability of all Mount Graham Regional Medical Center owned and affiliated physician practices. In conjunction with RHC practice managers & providers and with the hospital leadership team, he/she will develop short-term goals and long term strategy for the physician practices. They will ensure that the practices meet all clinical, financial and operational performance metrics of Mount Graham Regional Medical Center.

Required Qualifications

  • Must be at least18 years of age.
  • Proof of highest level of education completed but not less than high school education or equivalent.
  • A Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration or related field with emphasis on Healthcare Administration is required. An MHA or MBA is preferred.
  • Five years of experience in Rural Health Clinic practice management, preferably in a multi-location setting.
  • Extensive experience working with providers within a clinic setting.
  • Knowledge of operating policies and procedures of a Rural Health Clinic
  • Working knowledge of healthcare financial management, specifically RHC reimbursement, billing and coding, accounts receivable management, operations improvement, and practice growth.
  • Strong interpersonal and written/verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to prepare comprehensive reports for senior management.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with all levels of MGRMC staff and support personnel required.
  • An understanding of computer systems, process design and data management.
  • Must have a well-groomed, professional appearance.
  • Must have the mental and physical ability to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation, the essential functions of the job.
  • Ability to lift, carry, pull, & push 50 pounds.
  • Language proficiency in English, with excellent written and verbal fluency.

Preferred Qualifications

  • MHA or MBA degree in related field.
  • Previous Meditech experience or other related electronic records systems.


To apply, please conact:
Christa Ruiz 1600 S 20th Ave. Safford, AZ 85546 
Phone: 928-348-4201

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