Jeffrey J. Alvarez MD, CCHP-P, CCHP-A
Chief Medical Officer
Mesa County Detention Facility
Jeffrey Alvarez, MD, CCHP-P, CCHP-A, is the chief medical officer for NaphCare. In this role, he oversees all clinical care, serves as the clinical liaison with IT for NaphCare’s electronic health records, oversees peer review, policy development, and centralized quality control and compliance with the company’s proactive care model, which is aligned with NCCHC standards. Board certified in family medicine, Dr. Alvarez serves on the NCCHC board of directors as the liaison of the American Academy of Family Physicians. He serves on the Executive Committee, chaired the 2018 revision of the NCCHC Standards, and is a physician surveyor for the accreditation program. Dr. Alvarez has also worked at a community opioid treatment center providing medication-assisted therapy to those suffering from substance use disorder.