Spectrum Health Marks International Overdose Awareness Day

The statistics are startling. Here in Erie County, there was a 57% increase in confirmed opioid-related overdose deaths from 2019 to 2020. Nationally there was a 30% increase. The trajectory for 2021 is not any better: as of July 14, there were 85 confirmed opioid-related deaths and

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Looking for a Job? Spectrum is Hiring!

Spectrum Health Holds Three Hiring Events: Positions Are Available in Several Locations Spectrum Health and Human Services will hold three Hiring Events in June to fill key positions in several of the agency’s locations. “Spectrum Health is working hard to meet the needs of our communities,” said Cindy

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Spectrum Health to Offer Community Events

An informational webinar, family story time, and adding a service to rural communities are some of the ways Spectrum Health & Human Services will honor Mental Health Awareness Month in May. “Mental Health Awareness Month is typically a time to share stories of hope that can help

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Spectrum Health Launches Video Series

“Spectrum Health Q&A” Premiers for Mental Health Awareness Month Spectrum Health & Human Services debuted a new informational video series on its social media platforms. Called “Spectrum Health Q&A,” the series answers basic questions about counseling, mental wellness, careers in the profession, and other topics in an

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Spectrum Health Urgent Care Service

Spectrum Health Opens Cutting Edge Urgent Care Service: Behavioral Health, Addictions Care Facility is the First in the Region Spectrum Health and Human Services commemorated the opening of its innovative Urgent Mental Health Addictions Care Clinic (U-MHACC) with a ribbon-cutting ceremony recently. It is the first facility of

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Treatment for Serious Mental Illness in a Pandemic

Treatment for Serious Mental Illness in a Pandemic   COVID-19 presented new challenges that have taken a toll on our mental health. Nearly half of U.S. adults say their mental health has been negatively impacted during the pandemic. According to Melissa L. Farrell, Managing Director of Clinical

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