News & Events

April 2013

Have fun learning about summer safety

NORWICH – Learn how staying safe can be fun at The William W. Backus Hospital’s annual Safety Camp on Saturday,...

Boston Marathon terrorist plot hits home

The Boston Marathon terrorist bombing raises the question “What if this were us?”. From Emergency Management training to established processes...

Backus to host blood drive

NORWICH – The William W. Backus Hospital will host an American Red Cross Blood on Friday, May 3, from 7:30...

Students commit to becoming StrongKids

New program brings health education to local schools Engaging children, teaching children, and connecting children with resources in their community...

Blue Distinction Center+

Hip and knee replacements can help improve your quality of life, and Backus Hospital recently received national Blue Distinction Center...

Backus Pink Fair to focus on women’s health and wellness

NORWICH – The William W. Backus Hospital will host the fifth annual Pink Fair on Wednesday, May 1, from 4-6...

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Vol. 42, No. 15

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Vol 42, No. 14

Preparing for Traumatic Injuries

In the wake of the gruesome injury to Louisville guard Kevin Ware during last weekend’s NCAA basketball tournament action, Ammar...

20 reasons to have a Primary Care Provider

1. Continuity of Care: Your Primary Care Provider (PCP) will have a better overall understanding of your health issues and family...