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Naomi Nomizu, MD Named Backus Hospitalist Chief

Naomi Nomizu, MD, has been named the new chief of the Backus Hospitalist program. Doctor Nomizu began working as a...

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 Hospital to Host Forum on Alzheimer’s

NORWICH—Backus Hospital will host a free educational forum on Alzheimer’s disease on Tuesday, July 8, from 6:30-8 p.m. in the...

National Hospital Week

In honor of National Hospital Week, please join Backus and Windham hospitals in thanking a team of more than 3,700 employees, medical staff and volunteers who provide quality, compassionate care everyday. Listen to a radio commercial airing throughout Eastern Connecticut, May 11-17 by pressing play above.

Nurses Week: A time to say thank you

This is National Nurses Week 2014 and Backus sends out a big thank you to all of its nurses for...

Dr. John Foley assumes role of regional Cardiovascular Services leader

NORWICH –John Foley, MD, FACC, member of the Backus Hospital Medical Staff and long-time cardiologist, has been named Hartford HealthCare...

Author Wally Lamb to headline mental health forum at Backus

Norwich, CT)  — Best-selling author and Connecticut resident Wally Lamb will be the featured panelist at The William W. Backus...

Backus to host blood drive May 2

(Norwich, Conn.) – Backus Hospital will host an American Red Cross Blood Drive on Friday, May 2, from 7:30 a.m.-5:15...

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