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Addiction treatment venture hires chief legal officer

Substance abuse treatment company Spero Health has added to its leadership team a former AmSurg/Envision Healthcare attorney who will oversee the company’s regulatory and compliance work. Clint Cromwell comes to Brentwood-based Spero, which runs 24 outpatient clinics in three states, as chief legal officer. He has more than 10 years of experience working at health… Read More

Spero Health Names Medical Director

BRENTWOOD, Tennessee – Integrated healthcare services organization Spero Health Inc. has hired a new Central Indiana Medical Director. Darrin Mangiacarne will help oversee the launch of Spero locations and will provide patient care at the organization’s location on the northeast side of Indianapolis, which is slated to open March 1. Mangiacarne previously was Co-chair of the… Read More

One of Nashville’s newest health care companies is expanding

One of Nashville’s newest health care companies has already begun to expand, thanks to some big-name local investors. Spero Health Inc. launched in February after purchasing SelfRefind, an outpatient behavioral health firm with 20 locations in Kentucky, Ohio and Indiana. Since then, the company has opened an additional facility in Madisonville, Kentucky, and is set… Read More

New healthcare company in Brentwood wants to help tackle opioid addiction

A new healthcare company in Brentwood wants to help tackle opioid addiction. Spero Health formed earlier this year, and recently acquired more than 20 clinics in Kentucky, Ohio and Indiana from another healthcare company. Those clinics serve more than 5,000 patients a month. The newly formed company bills itself as one of the largest office-based… Read More
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Heritage, Frist Cressey help back new addiction treatment venture

Spero bought Kentucky company’s assets, now adding clinics Original article on Nashville Post A heavyweight group of investors is funding a new Brentwood-based addiction treatment company that has started life by buying the operating assets of a Kentucky firm. Spero Health was formed earlier this year and now runs 21 clinics in Kentucky, Indiana and… Read More
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Spero Health Opens New Madisonville, Ky. Treatment Center to Fight Opioid Epidemic

Original article on Kentucky New Era BRENTWOOD, Tenn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oct 4, 2018–Spero Health, a CARF-accredited organization and leader in outpatient addiction treatment, has announced the expansion of its integrated care recovery and medical services with the launch of the company’s 21 st clinic. The Madisonville Spero Health Center, located at 436 N. Main St., opened October… Read More
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New company buys SelfRefind clinic

Original article on Messenger-Inquirer Spero Health, a newly formed healthcare company based in Brentwood, Tennessee, has purchased SelfRefind, which operated a Carlton Drive medication-assisted treatment clinic for people addicted to opioids. The Owensboro facility is one of 20 outpatient clinics Spero recently bought in Kentucky, Ohio and Indiana, according to Steve Priest, Spero CEO and… Read More
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Integrated Care & Addiction Treatment: The Spero Health Model

Original article on Open Minds One of the emerging trends in health and human services is the use of more consumer centric integrated care. What “integrated” exactly means is up to much debate in the field (see What’s In A Name?), but integrated care in some form or another is arising as the “go to”… Read More