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Category Archives: Achievements

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...

Backus, Windham take patient safety to new level

When illness strikes and people find themselves in the hospital, they are vulnerable and scared. They look to their healthcare...

Neurologist honored as top patient advocate

Backus and Windham Hospital Neurologist Anthony Alessi, MD, has been honored with the American Academy of Neurology’s Kenneth M. Viste,...

Backus Health Centers receive national recognition

With a dedication to providing high-quality primary care, the Backus Health Centers in Norwich and North Stonington have recently been...

Backus ED doc elected co-chair of CT DPH committee

Known for his compassion to patients, commitment to high-quality care and advocacy for improved pre-hospital care, Backus Medical Director of...

The village of Baltic is in her hands

Brenda Keefe, the Sprague Community Center Outreach Coordinator, is the recipient of the Backus 2013 President’s Award that includes a...

Sprague Community Center Coordinator receives Backus President’s Award

NORWICH – Sprague Community Center Outreach Coordinator Brenda Keefe is the recipient of the Backus 2013 President’s Award. The award,...

Backus annual meeting highlights ‘Promises Kept’ in 2013

NORWICH – The William W. Backus Hospital reported improvements in quality, patient safety and financial performance at its Annual Meeting...

Backus Home Health Care named Top Agency of the HomeCare Elite

NORWICH – Backus Home HealthCare announced that it has been named to the Top Agency List of the 2013 HomeCare Eilte™,...

Backus named top performing hospital

NORWICH – The William W. Backus Hospital was named Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® Wednesday by The Joint Commission,...