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Backus to host ribbon-cutting for the Plainfield Emergency Department

June 11, 2012

NORWICH – The William W. Backus Hospital will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony and barbecue celebrating the new Plainfield Backus Emergency Care Center on Tuesday, June 26, from 4-6 p.m. at 582 Norwich Road in Plainfield.

The free-standing 13,000 square foot facility, which is scheduled to open July 9, will offer around-the-clock round the clock emergency care, 12 treatment rooms, board-certified physicians, convenient care, diagnostic imaging and laboratory services.

The public is invited to attend this free event to learn more about the facility and see it firsthand.  No registration is required.  For more information, visit