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Category Archives: Achievements

The United Way’s Project Warm – Up Receives 2015 Backus President’s Award

NORWICH— The United Way of South Eastern Connecticut’s Project Warm–Up, a heating assistance program that collaborates with other organizations to...

Backus Hospital 2015 Annual Meeting

Increased Access to Care, Improvements to Quality and Patient Safety, and Advancements in Robotic Surgical Technology Highlight Backus Hospital 2015 Annual Meeting

Rx for Health finishes record fifth season

Backus Hospital’s Rx for Health program assisted a record 53 families in gaining access to a healthy diet of fresh...

Backus Trauma Center Recognized For Care

NORWICH—The trauma center at Backus Hospital has been reverified as a Level III Trauma Center by the Verification Review Committee...

Backus Earns National “Most Wired” Award for Technology

NORWICH—For the fifth straight year, Backus Hospital has been recognized as one of the most technologically advanced hospitals in the...

Backus and Windham Hospital Emergency Services Director Named Connecticut Hospital Association “Healthcare Hero”

Southington, CT—Backus and Windham Hospital director of emergency services Karen Butterworth-Erban, RN, was one of 11 health care workers from...

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)...

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....