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A look back at 2013

It was a busy year at Backus and the Hartford HealthCare East Region. There were many significant moments such as...

Holiday meal brings Backus together

Camaraderie, holiday cheer and tradition. These are just a few of the sentiments celebrated at the annual Backus holiday meal. The dinner, which was served to hundreds of hospital staffers and volunteers on Wednesday, Dec. 18, features a great menu prepared by the talented Food And Nutrition staff and served by the Backus management team.

Sandy Hook One Year Later

On the one-year anniversary of Sandy Hook, the horrific event remains in the news and the psyche of Connecticut and...

Survivors in Fashion 2013 Event

The breast cancer survivor models wowed the crowd as they took stage at the Oct. 25 Survivors in Fashion extravaganza at the Fox Theater at Foxwoods Resort Casino. The combined efforts of the event raised $70K in support of the Backus Breast Cancer Survivors Fund.

Survivors In Fashion fire up crowd

It’s safe to say that the breast cancer survivor models once again wowed the crowd as they took stage at...

Appreciation for diversity promoted at multicultural fair

“Our children, our future” was the impetus behind this year’s Multicultural Health Fair, held on Thursday, Oct. 10 in the...

Cancer Survivors Ready to Take Center Stage

Backus Cancer Survivors are all fired up to raise funds for breast cancer. To learn more about the Survivors in...

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,...

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...

Taking it to the streets

Backus community outreach touches nearly 9,000 people this year Community health partners were out in full force recently to promote...