WORCESTER, MA – October 06, 2016 – Spectrum Health Systems, the largest private non-profit substance abuse and mental health treatment provider in New England, announced it has expanded its business development team through the addition of Pat Anderson and Lauren Cappello as regional business development liaisons. Both will be based in Spectrum’s Worcester offices.

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Anderson will be responsible for developing and maintaining relationships with referral sources to address the ever increasing demand for addiction treatment while providing top-notch individualized care in her territories of Southern New Hampshire and Central, Northern and Eastern Massachusetts. Cappello will be responsible for the same in her territories of Worcester and Metro West.

In addition, Anderson and Cappello will assist with the admissions process at the New England Recovery Center™ - Spectrum’s private pay inpatient detoxification and residential treatment program for commercially insured clients at the company’s Westborough treatment campus.

Anderson is a 20-year sales veteran in the healthcare field, while Cappello previously worked for Kindred Healthcare where she served as a clinical liaison to area hospitals. Both possess strong backgrounds in customer service and relationship-building, along with a strong desire to help clients, families and referral sources access Spectrum’s continuum of recovery services.

“With the opening of our New England Recovery Center, the Charles J. Faris Recovery Center and the appointment of our new CEO, Kurt Isaacson, Spectrum has enjoyed significant growth and recent infrastructure development,” said Donna Pellegrino, vice president of business development for Spectrum Health Systems. “Rounding out our business development team is paramount to Spectrum’s continued expansion. I am excited to see the value that Pat and Lauren will bring to our colleagues, clients and the community.”

To learn more about the new hires and the Spectrum Health Systems business development team, please visit our blog for special Q&As.

To learn more about addiction and recovery, tune into Donna Pellegrino’s weekly radio show, Airing Addiction, every Sunday from 10-11am ET on WTAG 580/94.9.

About Spectrum Health Systems: Based in Worcester, Mass. and founded in 1969, Spectrum Health Systems, Inc. is a private, nonprofit substance abuse and mental health treatment provider. Spectrum offers the largest and most complete continuum of addiction treatment in New England -- including inpatient detoxification, residential rehabilitation, outpatient services, medication-assisted treatment and peer recovery support. For more information, please visit www.spectrumhealthsystems.org.

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