In celebration of National Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Week, Backus Hospital held a groundbreaking on Friday, May 20, for its...
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More than 100 people gathered at Lion's Park at Town Hall to enjoy a picnic and celebration following the groundbreaking ceremony for the Backus Emergency Care Center on Route 12 in Plainfield. The event included the Crash Test Dummies, Backus mascot Traumaroo and the new Billy Backus remote ambulance, all of which were hits with the crowd.
Backus employees were honored at the 54th Annual Employee Recognition Dinner Thursday, April 12, at Foxwoods Resort Casino's Grand Pequot Ballroom. Those honored have a combined 3,355 years of service, including 12 with 35 years of service. Here are a few photos from the event.
Not your usual Hospital Week celebration. Only Backus would team up nuns, nurses, doctors and staff to rap and dance...
By a vote of 210 to 175, Backus RNs Wednesday voted to authorize having AFT Connecticut as their union representative.
The William W. Backus Hospital Auxiliary Tuesday donated $80,000 in scholarships and fundraising at its annual membership tea, which is held each year during National Hospital Week.
Ten Backus nurses and one nurse from Backus Home Health were among those honored last night at the 2011 Nightingale Awards for Excellence in Nursing. Here are a few photos from the event. Congratulations to all of the nurses being recognized for the great work they do.
During Nurses Week Backus recognizes its nearly 500 nurses and all of the great work that they do 24/7. This...