CarePartners of Connecticut

As Connecticut’s leader in senior care, Hartford HealthCare is dedicated to helping you lead a healthy lifestyle. And that includes health care coverage. CarePartners of Connecticut is the state’s only Medicare Advantage plan created with Hartford HealthCare doctors, to make health care simpler and less stressful. CarePartners of Connecticut’s local, licensed Medicare Agents can answer all your Medicare questions.*

*We may contract with other Plans/Part D-sponsors

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If a medical condition is life- or limb-threatening, or involves severe wounds or amputations, patients should go to the ER. If the medical condition is non-life-threatening, GoHealth Urgent Care offers experienced providers who are ready and waiting for you. Most Insurances Accepted. Same Day Appointments. Just Walk In. Open 7 Days A Week.

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Featured Videos

Windham Hospital & Backus Hospital Doctors' Day 2019

We have 4,000 great reasons to celebrate Doctors' Day. On National Doctors' Day, we're thanking the 4,000 doctors who practice throughout Hartford HealthCare. We offer our heartfelt thanks to the doctors who practice at Windham Hospital and Backus Hospital. windhamhospital.org backushospital.org

Opioid Reversal Drug in Hospitals

The state of Connecticut is making available to hospital emergency rooms an opioid reversal drug. Hartford HealthCare's Dr. William Horgan has details.



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Hartford HealthCare is now taking care of Southeastern Connecticut.




News

September 17, 2021

Backus Café menu: 9/19-9/25

Sunday, Sept. 19 BREAKFAST: scrambled eggs / hard cooked eggs / pancakes / pork bacon / pork sausage patty / [...]

September 14, 2021

Looking For A COVID Test? You Have 13 New Options in Connecticut

The Connecticut Department of Health announced it will open 13 new COVID-19 testing sites by the end of this week. [...]

September 10, 2021

Backus Café menu: 9/12-9/18

Sunday, Sept. 12 BREAKFAST: scrambled eggs / hard cooked eggs / pancakes / pork bacon / pork sausage patty / [...]

September 03, 2021

HHC Partnership with NESS Will Bring the Ocean to Natchaug Students

New England Science & Sailing (NESS), based in Stonington, has received a $225,000 three-year grant from the National Oceanographic and [...]

August 12, 2021

As Delta Variant Spreads, Now’s the Time to Have Courageous Conversations About Vaccines

By Dr. James O’Dea Vice President Hartford HealthCare Behavioral Health Network When a Backus Hospital housekeeper expressed concern about getting [...]

August 02, 2021

Protect Breastfeeding: A Shared Responsibility

The World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action’s theme for World Breastfeeding Week 2021, Aug. 1-7, is “Protect Breastfeeding: A Shared Responsibility.” [...]


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The Latest in Robotics Technology

Backus uses the latest techniques and technology, including minimally invasive robotic
procedures, to treat a full range of general surgery conditions.



Upcoming Events

Wednesday, Sep 22, 2021, 5:00PM - 6:00PM

Webinar: Medicare 101 Understanding Your Options

In this FREE webinar, join Sara Mitchell or Marissa Hiebel, Medicare Educators, to learn about what Medicare is and how it works, the [...]

Wednesday, Sep 22, 2021, 7:00PM - 8:00PM

Webinar: Understanding Peripheral Vascular Disease

In this FREE educational session, join board certified interventional cardiologist and vascular medicine specialist Joseph Ingrassia, MD, [...]

Monday, Sep 27, 2021, 5:00PM - 6:00PM

Webinar: Medicare 101 Understanding Your Options

In this FREE webinar, join Sara Mitchell or Marissa Hiebel, Medicare Educators, to learn about what Medicare is and how it works, the [...]


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