Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS) Jobs

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About Us

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  • Company Size

    1000+ employees

  • Headquarters

    Phoenix, AZ

Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS), a State of Arizona agency, is Arizona's Medicaid program designed to deliver quality health care under managed care. Over the years, independent evaluations repeatedly have praised the program's effectiveness. AHCCCS has received national acclaim as a model for other Medicaid programs and the approach has been recommended to other states by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, the federal agency that oversees AHCCCS. Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System serves over 1.5 million Arizonans at an annual cost of approximately $11 billion.

AHCCCS is a team of passionate individuals who want to make a difference within our communities. We work with members and providers to safeguard the integrity of Medicaid programs, as well as to ensure the availability of health care for those who need it.

Join the AHCCCS Team

AHCCCS is a leading employer among government agencies, recognized for its innovative approach, supportive leadership and flexible work environment. Many AHCCCS positions present opportunities to participate in award-winning work options. AHCCCS encourages flexible hours, telecommuting or working entirely from home for some positions.

In addition, we offer career paths for professionals in a variety of fields, along with entry-level positions and internship opportunities to individuals looking to start a meaningful career in a competitive industry. You can take advantage of unique development opportunities, like personalized career mentoring and online webinars, to grow your skills and nurture your career at AHCCCS.

Employee Testimonials

I love working at AHCCCS because no day is ever the same. Each day I am presented with new challenges and situations, which really helps me to stay focused and engaged. I enjoy being able to be as creative as I can. Leaders care about the employees and provide us opportunities to grow, learn new skill sets and show their appreciation. I enjoy the people and the diversity of AHCCCS. I feel appreciated and allowed to take initiative to get things accomplished. I am trusted. It is a pleasure to work for an Agency that is growing in the right direction and takes care of both customers and employees.

Claudia RodriguezMember Contact & Data Unit Manager

My greatest joy working for AHCCCS has been and continues to be the people that I work with. Working with such a great team it makes it so easy to come to work and do the best job possible.

Nick L.Claims Customer Service Representative

I enjoy working at AHCCCS for many reasons! We have talented, driven, and compassionate staff that are committed to those we serve –staff passion shows on a daily basis. AHCCCS is a supportive environment; new ideas and proactive problem-solving are encouraged – we plan for the future while optimizing the present! Personally, I feel my skill sets are valued, work/life balance is promoted, and at the end of the day, I can make a positive impact in people’s lives (both members and staff), which is important to me.

Jakenna LebsockClinical Quality Manager

Working at AHCCCS has been a wonderful experience. I've been given opportunities to participate in projects that have enhanced my learning experiences and career development pursuits. AHCCCS definitely provides opportunities to further develop an interest and encourage advancement in a given area.

Laurene K.Maternal Child Health Coordinator


  • Health Care Benefits
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Wellness Program
  • Retirement and Long-Term Disability
  • Holidays and Leave
  • Capitol Rideshare
  • Group Auto and Home Insurance
  • Computer Purchase Program
  • Flexible Work Environment
  • Professional Growth and Continued Development