News & Events

June 2015

Staying Hydrated is Key to Good Health

By Alice Facente, RN, MSN Backus Hospital Community Health Education Nurse W.C. Fields is credited with saying, “I never drink...

Mental Health Top Concern in Eastern Connecticut According to Backus and Windham Hospital Needs Assessment

Mental health is the top health concern facing eastern Connecticut, according to approximately 100 community stakeholders and staff members who...

Backus Health Centers Receive National Recognition for Care

NORWICH—Five Backus Health Centers have received Level 3 Patient-Centered Medical Home recognition from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA)...

Community Gardens: A Growing Project

Not everyone has access to a plot of land in their backyard to plant a garden. A community garden is...

Backus to Host Free Community Talk On Robotic Knee and Hip Surgery Options

NORWICH—Orthopedic surgeons William Cambridge of New London County Orthopedic Surgery and Scott Stanat of Norwich Orthopedic Group will conduct a...