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Spectrum Home Health & Hospice Care Rebrands as Legacy Lifecare VNA & Hospice

LONGMEADOW — Spectrum Home Health & Hospice Care, a care provider in Western Mass. since 1994, will now be known as Legacy Lifecare VNA & Hospice. The team, led by Madeline Presz, senior director of Home and Community-based Services, will continue to provide the same level of care.

Legacy VNA & Hospice cares for patients with a broad range of conditions, including injuries, strokes, speech, memory and swallowing issues, joint replacements, neurological disorders, arthritis, traumatic brain injuries, and other debilitating conditions.

Its hospice services focus on patients who have a prognosis of six months or less to live. According to the organization, “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 healthcare and assist in goal planning.”

A rebranding and networking celebration will be held Thursday, July 18 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Michael’s Café on the JGS Lifecare campus, 770 Converse St., Longmeadow. RSVP with Mary-Anne Schelb at (413) 935-1791 or mschelb@legacylifecare.org.