NORWICH – The William W. Backus Hospital Stroke Center has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®–Stroke Silver Quality Achievement Award.
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NORWICH – The Backus Auxiliary has pledged $250,000 toward the Backus Plainfield Emergency Care Center, which is currently under construction. Yvette Jacaruso, President of the Backus Auxiliary, made the announcement of the donation, to be made over two years, on Wednesday.
NORWICH – Backus Home Health Care has been named to the 2011 HomeCare Elite, a compilation of the top-performing home health agencies in the U.S.
In spirit of the Monday birth of the world’s seven billionth baby, Backus is bringing the celebration home! Honoring this milestone in the world’s population, the staff in the Birthing Center would like to introduce Norwich’s very own “seven billion” darlings.
Backus Hospital recently partnered with the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarship Trust Fund to award Christina Watts, a senior at East Lyme High School with a $20,000 scholarship to be disbursed in $5,000 installments over a four-year period.
We've all seen the deadly impact of carbon monoxide poisoning in the news recently. Fred Potter, Coordinator of Emergency Medical Services at Backus Hospital, has unfortunately seen the devastation firsthand.