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Backus, Windham hospitals win three awards in patient experience competition

When it comes to enhancing the patient experience, Hartford HealthCare’s East Region is leading the way. Backus and Windham hospitals...

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...

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...

Backus to host community talk on thyroid disorders

(Norwich, Conn.) – Backus will host a community talk on thyroid disease on Wednesday, March 26, from 5:30-6:30 p.m. at...

Caring for different cultures

In some areas of Eastern Connecticut, language and cultural barriers can be major obstacles in the delivery of healthcare. In...

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