News & Events

Eleven East Region nurses named 2014 Nightingales

This year’s “rock stars” of nursing will be honored at the annual Nightingale Awards ceremony May 9 at Mystic Marriott...


Vol. 43, No. 15

Backus to host third annual Head and Neck Cancer Screening

NORWICH – Backus Hospital will host its third annual Head and Neck Cancer Screening on Thursday, April 24, from 9...

Backus North Stonington Health Center to host open house April 23

NORWICH – The Backus North Stonington Health Center will host an open house on Wednesday, April 23, from 2 to...

The e-cigarette debate

The e-cigarette debate continues, with politicians now joining the fray with efforts to ban electronic-cigarette companies from advertising their products...

Backus physicians named Top Docs

NORWICH – Thirty-five Backus physicians on the Backus Hospital Medical Staff have been named to Connecticut Magazine’s annual listing of...


Vol. 43, No. 14

Backus Bennies 2014

What a great night at the Backus Benefactors' Appreciation Event, better know as the Backus Bennies, that took place Friday, March 28 at the Hartford HealthCare East Region System Support Office. Local individuals and organizations were recognized for their support of the many Backus programs that bring great healthcare to Norwich and surrounding communities. Here are a few photos from that event.


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