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Backus to host RN job fair for Plainfield Emergency Department

June 26, 2012

NORWICH – The Backus Health System will host a Registered Nurse Job Fair for the Plainfield Backus Emergency Care Center, on Thursday, June 28, from 1 to 5 p.m. at the new facility at 582 Norwich Road in Plainfield.  Sign-on bonuses of up to $10,000 are currently available for evening and night shift positions.

To help staff the emergency department, which is scheduled to open July 9, and the main hospital’s emergency and trauma department in Norwich, hiring managers will be available to talk to registered nurses with current emergency services experience.

The 13,000-square-foot satellite emergency department will improve access to emergency services for residents of northern New London and southern Windham counties.  It will include 12 treatment rooms, a triage area, convenient care, and lab and diagnostic imaging.

For details about the open positions including hours, shifts and job summaries, visit  HYPERLINK “” or call Corporate Recruiter Mike Moran at (860) 823-6588.

Attendees are asked to come prepared with an updated resume or apply online.