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Backus Hospital’s first vascular surgeon, Anthony D. Tramontozzi, MD, passed away on Dec. 29. He was 82.
The William W. Backus Hospital Shows Support for Employee Family and Other Leukemia Patients by Holding Be The MatchSM Marrow Drive Just two weeks after her 25th birthday, Katelyn Spence was diagnosed with ALL – a form of leukemia. To say her life has changed in a matter of seconds is an understatement.
With a full-time position working for the Connecticut Department of Public Health, Oakdale resident Carol Majewski had a vision of...
NORWICH – The Backus Health System added three new members – a physician, a nurse and a college administrator – to its Corporation Board of Directors and The William W. Backus Hospital Board of Trustees at its Annual Meeting Wednesday.
NORWICH – Backus Hospital will host a series of four asthma education classes on Mondays Jan. 7, 14, 21 and 28, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Backus Outpatient Care Center, 111 Salem Turnpike in Norwich.
The impact of Hurricane Sandy continues to be felt, even as another Nor-Easter hit the region on Wednesday.
Every Halloween the children from the Mary Allen Ross Child Care Center at Backus put on a special T-shirt or hat and visit staff at the hospital for a little fun and a few treats. Not to be outdone by these creative youngsters, many staff also get into the spirit of things with a few costumes of their own. The crew from Inpatient Rehabilitation Services go all out each year with themed costumes. This year, each month of the year was represented by one of the staff in costume.
With Hurricane Sandy officially behind us, the communities of eastern Connecticut now must cope with her devastation. Those left without power may be running their homes on generators while others are using chain saws to clear fallen trees.