Dr. Rachael Evans

Chief Medical Officer

Dr. Evans took on the position of Chief Medical Officer at Henry J. Austin Health Center in 2017 and since 2012 has provided direct care in the Women’s Health, General Medicine and Pediatric Departments at the health center. She has strong interests in women’s health and addiction medicine and spearheaded Henry J. Austin’s Medication-Assisted Treatment program, one of only a few in New Jersey that offer treatment for opioid dependencies in the setting of primary care. Dr. Evans obtained her undergraduate and medical degrees from New York University.  She completed residency training in Family Medicine at the University of New Mexico Department of Family and Community Medicine and is board-certified in Family Medicine.   Prior to joining Henry J. Austin in 2012, Dr. Evans was the Medical Director of a health center in New Mexico and also served as Chief of Staff at the critical-access hospital there. She is passionate about decreasing financial, linguistic and cultural barriers to healthcare.