Nov 18, 2019 — Spectrum Health Systems Partners with Milford Regional Medical Center to Provide Immediate Access to Medication-Assisted Treatment

Spectrum Health Systems, Inc., a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing a comprehensive continuum of addiction treatment throughout Massachusetts, announced today a partnership with Milford Regional Medical Center (MRMC) to provide rapid access to medication-assisted treatment (MAT) to patients of the emergency department (ED) and other MRMC-affiliated patient care sites. Through this collaborative effort, Spectrum and MRMC are bridging the gap between emergency care and primary care offices for individuals struggling with substance use disorders and longer-term addiction treatment.
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Nov 07, 2019 — Spectrum Health Systems Adds Qaiser S. Khan, MD, MPH, to Connect Psychiatry and Medication-Assisted Treatment Practices

Khan is the latest addition to psychiatric branch, focusing on the intersection of substance use and mental health disorders
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Oct 07, 2019 — Spectrum Health Systems Launches Innovative Program for Treating Opioid Addiction in Worcester

New program allows for same-day admissions and immediate access to medication-assisted treatment Spectrum Health Systems, Inc., a longtime not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing a comprehensive continuum of addiction treatment throughout Massachusetts announces the recent launch of its new “Collaborative and Transitional Treatment” program. This innovative model serves as an intake hub to provide rapid access to treatment for people with opioid use disorders while helping to alleviate pressures on emergency departments.
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Sep 23, 2019 — Spectrum Health Systems, Inc. Wins New Contract in Essex County, Massachusetts

Spectrum Health Systems, Inc., a non-profit organization dedicated to providing a comprehensive continuum of evidence-based addiction treatment, was recently awarded a $2.7 million three-year contract by the Essex County Sheriff’s Department in Massachusetts.
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Aug 26, 2019 — Spectrum Health Systems Celebrates One Year of its Community Partner Program Alongside Four Local Organizations

Spectrum Health Systems, Inc., a longtime not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing a comprehensive continuum of addiction treatment throughout Massachusetts, is one of five organizations celebrating one year since the launch of The Behavioral Health Partners of MetroWest (BHPMW). Started with the goal of breaking down the silos that exist in the current health care system, BHPMW provides an integrated system of treatment services centered on addiction, mental health and social health, expanding the capacity to address the overall behavioral health needs of clients served in the MetroWest and Central Massachusetts regions of the state.
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Aug 09, 2019 — Spectrum Health Systems and Regis College Providing Tuition Assistance to Employees

Spectrum Health Systems, Inc., is pleased to announce a new partnership with Regis College which allows Spectrum staff to receive tuition discounts on relevant graduate, doctoral and certificate programs.
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Jul 23, 2019 — Registration for Spectrum’s 18th Annual Charity Golf Tournament Now Open

The historic Worcester Country Club, home of the inaugural Ryder Cup, will play host to Spectrum’s 18th Annual Charity Golf Tournament on September 30, 2019. Please join us for our largest fundraising event of the year and share a fun-filled day with your friends while helping support Spectrum’s important work in the community.
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Jul 10, 2019 — Spectrum Health Systems Celebrates 50th Anniversary
 - Vows to Treat 500,000 More People by 2025

On June 21, 2019, Spectrum Health Systems celebrated its 50th anniversary at the historic Mechanics Hall in Worcester, Massachusetts. The event featured a video tribute recapping Spectrum’s 50-year history, delicious food catered by Peppers Artful Events and the inspirational story of Tony Hoffman, former BMX Elite Pro, Olympic coach, acclaimed speaker and founder of The Freewheel Project.
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Jun 03, 2019 — Spectrum Health Systems Expands Psychiatry Practice with Matthew Bock, DNP, RN, PMHNP-BC

Spectrum Health Systems, Inc., a longtime not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing a comprehensive continuum of addiction treatment throughout Massachusetts, announced the appointment of Matthew Bock, DNP, RN, PMHNP-BC, as Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner for the organization’s growing practice.
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May 16, 2019 — Spectrum Health Systems Names Mark Brown Executive Director of Adolescent and Peer Services

Spectrum Health Systems, Inc., a longtime not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing a comprehensive continuum of addiction treatment throughout Massachusetts, announced today the promotion of Mark Brown to Executive Director of Adolescent and Peer Services. In this role, Brown will continue growing the organization’s suite of services focused on at-risk youth and peer recovery.
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Apr 22, 2019 — Spectrum Health Systems, Inc. Appoints James Celestin, MD, to Board of Trustees

Spectrum Health Systems, Inc., a longtime not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing a comprehensive continuum of addiction treatment throughout Massachusetts, announces the appointment of James Celestin, MD, an expert in interventional pain management, to its Board of Trustees. Dr. Celestin holds certifications with the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and the American Board of Medical Subspecialties, with a specialization in Pain Medicine.
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Mar 20, 2019 — Spectrum Debuts Renovated Kitchen Donated by NexDine at Westborough Detox Facility

Recently, our partners at NexDine, a Mansfield-based food service provider, kindly donated their time and resources to renovate the kitchen at our detoxification facility located on Spectrum’s treatment campus in Westborough, Massachusetts. Proper nutrition is an important factor in addiction treatment and the new kitchen, totaling $80,000, demonstrates NexDine’s generosity and support for Spectrum’s mission.
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