Spectrum Home Health & Hospice Care

Address: 770 Converse Street, Longmeadow, MA 01106 Phone: 413-567-4600

Home Health Services

We care for patients with a broad range of conditions including injuries, strokes, speech, memory or swallowing issues, joint replacements, neurological disorders, arthritis, traumatic brain injuries or other debilitating conditions.

  • Help with activities of daily living
  • Medication education and monitoring
  • IV management and education
  • Physical, occupational, and speech therapy
  • Skilled nursing care
  • Social work
  • Telemedicine
  • Wound care

Palliative and Hospice Care Services

Our hospice services focus on patients who have a prognosis of six months or less to live. We help not only your loved one deal with the physical, emotional, and spiritual aspects of their situation, but also help you and your family coordinate health care and assist in goal planning.

  • Family support
  • Home care
  • Nursing care
  • Palliative care
  • Pet therapy with trained therapy dogs
  • Social work
  • Spiritual support, including a Rabbi
  • Symptom management
  • Therapeutic music

“Paul has been going through some tough times and Spectrum’s excellent care has made this challenge much more tolerable. Special thanks to Andrea, Dora and Patty.”
Barbara Meunier

It Starts With a Conversation

Please call to speak with one of our team members who can answer your questions about our hospice and palliative care services.


Maddy Persz, RN, BSN, CHPN

Executive Director

P: 413-567-4600

F: 413-567-3782


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