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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...

Backus to sponsor smoking cessation program

(Norwich, Conn.) – The William W. Backus Hospital will offer the American Lung Association’s “Freedom From Smoking” program focusing on...

New Backus Medical Staff Directory now available

(Norwich, Conn.) – The newest edition of the Backus Hospital Medical Staff Directory is now available. The directory features nearly...

Walk for Hospice Saturday, May 10

Mark your calendar and consider forming your own walking team of co-workers, family and friends for The Center for Hospice...

Thank you Chelsea Groton Foundation!

Chelsea Groton Foundation recently presented the latest installment of its $25,000 pledge in support of the Backus CareVan. Pictured, from...

Brandon Stahl, MD, joins Backus urology team

Brandon Stahl, MD, is the newest member of the Backus urology team, joining Frank Friedman, MD and Casey McCullough, DO....

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 to host repeat forum on gastrointestinal disorders

(Norwich, Conn.) – The William W. Backus Hospital will host an encore presentation of “Calm Your Colon: Crohn’s, Colitis and...