Dr. Rachael Evans
Board Position: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 Health Center’s Medication-Assisted Treatment program. Dr. Evans has been recognized locally and nationally for her innovative work in expanding telemedicine services to increase access to patient-centered 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.