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News & Events
NORWICH – The American Heart Association has recognized the Backus Stroke Center for meeting national standards for stroke care. The Get with the Guidelines-Stroke Silver Quality Achievement Award is one of the many initiatives Backus will be celebrating during National Stroke Awareness Month.
Backus Safety Camp 2012 took place Saturday, May 19, and was a great success. The weather was perfect and there...
NORWICH – The Backus Communications Department received 11 awards from the New England Society for Healthcare Communications (NESHCo) Thursday night, including...
Eleven Backus nurses were recognized along with many of their peers from the region during the 2012 Nightingale Awards Event that took place May 10 at the Mystic Marriott in Groton. View the photo gallery to see several photos from the gala event.
NORWICH – The William W. Backus Hospital Auxiliary donated its first installment of $125,000 to the Community Campaign for the Backus Plainfield Emergency Care Center at its annual membership tea yesterday.
NORWICH – The William W. Backus Hospital Auxiliary donated $15,000 in scholarships to six local students at its annual membership tea today. Each year, the tea coincides with National Hospital Week, celebrated May 6-12.