News & Events

September 2013

Pilot program offers (healthy) food for thought

Americans are busier than ever. With demands of work, family, jam-packed schedules and rising food costs, families are also eating...

Backus Auxiliary to host ghoulish goblets event

BOZRAH – The William W. Backus Hospital Auxiliary will host Ghoulish Goblets, a wine and micro-brew tasting party on Thursday,...

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Vol. 42, No. 39

Backus to host Multicultural Health Fair

(Norwich, Conn.) – The William W. Backus Hospital will host its fourth annual Multicultural Health Fair on Thursday, Oct. 10,...

Fired up for hope

Survivors in Fashion show provides unique experience More than just a fashion show, Survivors in Fashion is a statement of...

Backus to host discussion on sarcoidosis

(Norwich, Conn.) – The William W. Backus Hospital will host “Understanding Sarcoidosis” on Tuesday, Oct. 1, from 5-6 p.m. at...

Plainfield Backus Emergency Department to host blood drive

(Norwich, Conn.) – The Plainfield Backus Emergency Care Center will host an American Red Cross blood drive on Friday, Oct....

Tenth Annual Backus Auxiliary Mini Golf Tournament

There are water hazards, sand traps and course contours in every direction, but that didn't stop guests from having a great time at the 10th Annual Backus Auxiliary Mini Golf Tournament on Saturday, September 21. Thanks to everyone who participated in this fun event that raises funds for Backus' community outreach programs as well as a number of other services. And thanks once again to the Adelman Family for the use of their beautiful course at the Odetah Camping Resort in Bozrah.

Backus to offer free prostate cancer screenings

(Norwich, Conn.) – The William W. Backus Hospital will host a free prostate cancer screening clinic on Saturday, Nov. 9,...

I am the patient experience

In the Backus Health System, there is a constant focus on the patient experience. Our latest HealthBeat video highlights how...