News & Events

April 2010

2010 Pink Fair

The Backus Office of Philanthropy and Development recently held its annual Pink Fair, highlighting the many women's health resources at the hospital.

Planning Healthy Meals

In the latest Nutrition Detectives video, Agent Green and Agent Schneider pay a “surprise” visit to the Hinckley home in...

Creamy Cruciferous Risotto

Cruciferous vegetables have powerful plant nutrients that greatly enhance our immune system! This high-fiber dish has many spices adding much flavor to this risotto.

Dawn Chiangi

“I really didn’t have any pain. Four little incisions and I was home the next day.” — Dawn Chiangi, robotic...

National Volunteer Week April 18-24

In preparation for National Volunteer Week April 18-24, Backus Hospital held it’s annual volunteer luncheon on Wednesday, April 14. Last year volunteers logged more than 45,000 hours of service at Backus. Please take a moment to say thank you" to volunteers during National Volunteer Week or any other time during the year. They are special people who do it because they care."

Jessica Baker

Thoracic surgeon Dr. Juan Escalon of Backus Physician Services “was a great doctor…it was obvious that he cared about his...