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Category Archives: Achievements

Hospital Benefactors Saluted at Backus “Bennies” Event

Norwich—Celebrating the hospital’s history and how it has laid the foundation for current success was the theme of the fifth...

Forty-Eight Backus and Windham Hospital Physicians Named “Top Docs”

Norwich—Forty-eight physicians on the medical staffs at Backus and Windham hospitals have been named to Connecticut Magazine’s annual listing of...

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)...