News & Events

Backus Annual Meeting Highlights “Connecting to the Community”

NORWICH – The William W. Backus Hospital reported an increase in access to outpatient care, improvements to quality and patient...

Laura Beth Seder Memorial Golf Tournament 2014

Golfers and guests were treated to a spectacular fall day at the third annual Laura Beth Seder Memorial Golf Tournament on Friday, Oct. 17, at Mohegan Sun Golf Club. This year's tournament raised nearly $45,000 in support of the Backus Breast Health Initiative.

Want a healthy, low-sodium meal? Just Ask!

So many of us are taking charge of our health and choosing to eat meals that are lower in salt...

Backus to Offer Free Prostate Screenings Nov. 8

NORWICH—Backus Hospital will offer free prostate cancer screenings on Saturday, November 8, from 9am – 1pm, in the hospital’s main...

Backus to Hold Free Community Education Program For Diabetes Patients

NORWICH—Backus Hospital will host a free community education program for patients with diabetes on Wednesday, November 12, from 5 to...

What to Do With All That Halloween Candy

By Jennifer Fetterley, RD Thames Valley Council for Community Action and Backus Dietitian Let’s face it… kids are going to...