News & Events

May 2014

National Hospital Week

In honor of National Hospital Week, please join Backus and Windham hospitals in thanking a team of more than 3,700 employees, medical staff and volunteers who provide quality, compassionate care everyday. Listen to a radio commercial airing throughout Eastern Connecticut, May 11-17 by pressing play above.

Honoring the 2014 Backus and Windham Nightingales

Eleven nurses from Backus and Windham joined other nurses from throughout the region Thursday, May 8, for a night of celebration and recognition during the 2014 Nightingale Awards for Excellence in Nursing. View a photo gallery from this special night and join us in saluting all of the nurses and the great work that they do.

Nurses Week: A time to say thank you

This is National Nurses Week 2014 and Backus sends out a big thank you to all of its nurses for...

Dr. John Foley assumes role of regional Cardiovascular Services leader

NORWICH –John Foley, MD, FACC, member of the Backus Hospital Medical Staff and long-time cardiologist, has been named Hartford HealthCare...

Author Wally Lamb to headline mental health forum at Backus

Norwich, CT)  — Best-selling author and Connecticut resident Wally Lamb will be the featured panelist at The William W. Backus...