Dec 18, 2012 — Read Candi’s Story and Consider Supporting Spectrum’s Mission

Two years ago, Candi spent Thanksgiving alone, in an abandoned house, sick from heroin withdrawal. In less than one year, she had gone from abusing prescription pain medication to losing everything – her kids, her home, her self-respect and the respect of her family.
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Nov 16, 2012 — Spectrum Health Systems Elects David Grenier to Board Chair

Spectrum Health Systems, Inc. held its annual meeting at the Beechwood Hotel on October 16, 2012. David Grenier, president of Cutler Capital Management, was elected as Spectrum’s Board chair, and Verilyn Mitchell, vice president for real estate planning and development at the MassDevelopment Finance Agency, was elected vice chair.
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Oct 05, 2012 — Spectrum Health Systems Opens New Clinic in Pittsfield, Massachusetts

Spectrum Health Systems, Inc. is pleased to announce the opening of a new outpatient clinic located at 42 Summer Street in Pittsfield, Massachusetts. The new location will offer medication-assisted treatment and counseling, beginning Tuesday, October 9, 2012. For more information on admissions, please contact the intake department at 1-800-464-9555 extension 1161.
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Sep 13, 2012 — Spectrum Health Systems Opens New Corrections Programs in Georgia

Spectrum Health Systems, Inc. began new corrections programs in Georgia at the West Central Integrated Treatment Facility, Appling Integrated Treatment Facility and Turner Residential Substance Abuse Treatment Facility this past July. The Integrated Treatment Facilities are the first programs in the state to provide treatment to offenders with co-occurring disorders.
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Aug 30, 2012 — Spectrum Announces New Contract Awards in Florida

Spectrum Health Systems, Inc. was selected by the Florida Department of Corrections to operate substance abuse therapeutic community programs at three correctional facilities in the state.  The new contracts include 408 residential treatment beds, designed to serve male inmates with serious substance abuse issues.
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Aug 23, 2012 — Spectrum Partners with Correct Care Solutions in Maine

Spectrum Health Systems, Inc. is pleased to announce its new partnership with Correct Care Solutions (CCS). The State of Maine Department of Corrections (MDOC) recently combined all correctional health care services, including medical services, mental health care, substance abuse treatment and pharmacy services into one contract.  Under the new bundled contract, Spectrum Health Systems will continue to provide substance abuse treatment, assessment and reentry case management services in the state, albeit as a subcontractor to CCS – the organization selected to manage all correctional health care services for the Department.
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Jul 03, 2012 — Spectrum Health Systems Celebrates Women's Recovery Through the Arts

Spectrum Health Systems recently played host to a novel informational and networking event at the Worcester Art Museum.
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Jun 14, 2012 — Spectrum Celebrates Integration of Primary Care and Behavioral Health Care Services

Spectrum Health Systems, Inc. recently celebrated the successful opening of a primary care medical office within its newly renovated Spectrum Professional Building at 585 Lincoln Street.
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May 24, 2012 — Spectrum Health Systems Awarded $40,000 Grant for Work & Community Ready Corrections Program in Maine

Spectrum Health Systems, Inc. has been awarded a $40,000 one-year grant from the Florence V. Burden Foundation to develop employment opportunities for female offenders housed at the Maine Correctional Center in Windham.
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Apr 30, 2012 — Spectrum Health Systems Sponsors and Presents at Conference Addressing Substance Abuse on College Campuses

Spectrum Health Systems' COO Peter Rockholz and VP of Clinical Development Dr. Romas Buivydas recently took part in the Colleges of Worcester Consortium conference "Addressing Substance Abuse on Campus -- It's not just alcohol anymore!"
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Mar 21, 2012 — Three New Members Join Spectrum's Board of Trustees

Spectrum Health Systems, Inc. is proud to announce three new members to its Board of Trustees.
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Feb 14, 2012 — Spectrum Announces Call for Presentations for Men’s Treatment Conference

Spectrum’s Treatment Conference “Emerging Issues in Men’s Behavioral Health Treatment” will be held September 28, 2012, at the Double Tree Hotel in Westborough, Massachusetts. Presentation proposals are now being accepted on men’s behavioral health treatment issues.
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Jan 13, 2012 — Spectrum Health Systems Hires Executive Vice President of Correctional Services / Announces Promotion of Chief Clinical Officer

Spectrum Health Systems, Inc. welcomes Christopher Petrozzi as its new Executive Vice President of Correctional Services. Mr. Petrozzi brings over 21 years of progressive treatment and criminal justice experience in both the public and private sectors.
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Jan 05, 2012 — Spectrum Earns CARF Re-Accreditation in Massachusetts

Spectrum Health Systems’ community-based mental health and substance abuse treatment programs in Massachusetts recently earned three-year accreditations from CARF International – an independent, accrediting body of health and human service providers founded in 1966 as the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities.
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