About

Spectrum Health Companies, consisting of Spectrum Community Health, Inc. and Carefree Living, was formed in Minnesota in 1982. Locally owned and operated by founder Merle Sampson, Merle has been dedicated to health care and assisted living for seniors and others in need throughout his adult life.

With the help of our dedicated and professional staff, Spectrum provides health and personal care services in a variety of community settings. We strive to help individuals attain and maintain optimum health and independence. Spectrum is a full-service, community-based health care provider that is responsive to the changing needs of our clients and communities served.

About Us
About Us

OUR LEADERSHIP TEAM

The executive team at Spectrum Health Companies is a group of experienced individuals who are dedicated – both personally and professionally – to maintaining our reputation of quality healthcare throughout the communities served. They continuously work together to identify and direct the priorities of Spectrum through the development and implementation of strategic plans, within the scope of our mission. To learn more about our Leadership, click here. 

OUR TEAM MEMBERS

Our professional management, caregiving and support staff works closely with you, your loved ones and outside resources to meet your health care needs in a cost effective and responsible manner.

The employees of Spectrum Health Companies are carefully selected and trained to meet your individual needs. Spectrum is dedicated to supporting the professional growth and development of its team members.

Our Philosophy

Spectrum Health Companies are client-centered providers of quality, affordable housing, health and personal care products and services for individuals of all ages. Through the use of dedicated and professional staff, Spectrum supports clients in maintaining optimum independence in their homes and the community.

Spectrum’s Homecare personnel pride themselves on the unique, supportive, friendly and open atmosphere that they strive to maintain. Positive interactions among client, family and staff are encouraged. The heart of our business is the desire to provide the best care possible to seniors as well as others who need in home care while giving total respect to the care giving staff.

Spectrum provides health and personal care services in a variety of community settings. We strive to help individuals attain and maintain optimum health and independence. We are a full-service, community-based health care provider that is responsive to the changing needs of our clients.

We make every effort to hold on to those loyal members of staff who demonstrate the highest levels of professional standards and we feel that this contributes to the stability, familiarity and ultimately, the enriching atmosphere of Spectrum.Holding Hands

Our purpose is to be known as the best provider of community based housing and health care products and services in Minnesota.

We Value:

INTEGRITY
We take personal responsibility for our work.
Everything we do is based on trust, honesty and the utmost respect for each person’s dignity.

COMMITMENT
We are committed to our customers. We put their interests first—always! We are committed to our staff. Our success depends on our teamwork, our ideas and the pride we have in our work.

EXCELLENCE
We will provide the best working environment for all staff for their development, success, and personal fulfillment.