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Category Archives: Achievements

Honoring Backus and Windham Nurses

Backus and Windham Hospitals have been celebrating Nurses Week. The ceremonies included the Nightingale Awards and this year eleven nurses...

East Region Top Docs

NORWICH—Forty-three physicians from Backus and Windham Hospital’s medical staff have been named as “Top Docs” by Connecticut Magazine for 2015....

Top Notch Nurses

11 From Backus and Windham Are Named Nightingale Eleven nurses from Hartford HealthCare’s East Region have been named Nightingale Nurse...

A Breakthrough for Hip and Knee Patients

Backus’ new robotic surgical technique a more precise and less invasive alternative to hip replacement and knee resurfacing NORWICH— Backus...

Backus Opens New Family Health Center in Ledyard

LEDYARD—In its continued effort to provide more health care access for patients close to home, Backus Hospital has opened its...

Backus Hospital Earns National Consumer Choice Honor

NORWICH—Backus Hospital has been named a 2014/2015 Consumer Choice Award winner by National Research Corporation. The annual award identifies hospitals...

Backus Hospital Earns Top Quality Award From National Accrediting Organization

Backus Hospital has been named a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures by the Joint Commission.

Doctor Kurowski Named Backus Breast Center Medical Director

Kathleen Kurowski, MD, has been named the new Medical Director of the Backus Hospital Breast Center. Dr. Kurowski  joined the ...

2014 Junior Volunteers honored for their work

Junior Volunteers who have been taking part in the Backus Volunteer Bridge Program were honored August 18th at the hospital...

Backus Earns National Technology Award For Fourth Straight Year

NORWICH—For the fourth straight year Backus has been recognized as one of the most technologically advanced hospitals in the nation...