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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...

Backus brings gastric bypass to Eastern Connecticut

(Norwich, Conn.) – Backus general surgeon and Weight Loss Medical Director Mark Tousignant, MD, recently began offering gastric bypass as...

Backus to host weight loss program starting Feb. 27

(Norwich, Conn.) – The Backus Weight Loss Center will host its next Weight Loss and Wellness Program starting Thursdays Feb....

Backus to host Red Cross blood drive

(Norwich, Conn.) – Backus Hospital will host an American Red Cross blood drive on Friday, Feb. 21, from 7:30 a.m....

Backus Health Centers receive national recognition

With a dedication to providing high-quality primary care, the Backus Health Centers in Norwich and North Stonington have recently been...

Backus ED doc elected co-chair of CT DPH committee

Known for his compassion to patients, commitment to high-quality care and advocacy for improved pre-hospital care, Backus Medical Director of...

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