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Backus annual meeting highlights ‘Promises Kept’ in 2013

NORWICH – The William W. Backus Hospital reported improvements in quality, patient safety and financial performance at its Annual Meeting...

Backus Home Health Care named Top Agency of the HomeCare Elite

NORWICH – Backus Home HealthCare announced that it has been named to the Top Agency List of the 2013 HomeCare Eilte™,...

Backus named top performing hospital

NORWICH – The William W. Backus Hospital was named Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® Wednesday by The Joint Commission,...

Dr. King’s vision lives on at annual scholarship dinner

“Without Backus, I would not be able to pursue Dr. King’s dreams in my life.” This is the powerful message...

90 years of service highlighted at Auxiliary’s annual meeting

Originally founded to make a patient’s stay as positive as possible, the Backus Auxiliary’s mission has expanded and evolved over...

Sister Rita earns Papal honor

People tell Sister Rita she is a special person all the time. Patients, family members, staff, visitors, volunteers — nearly...

Backus Auxiliary awarded 10K in scholarships

NORWICH – The Backus Hospital Auxiliary awarded $10,000 in scholarships to local students pursuing careers in health care at its...

33 Backus physicians named “Top Docs”

Thirty-three physicians on the Backus Hospital Medical Staff have been named to Connecticut Magazine’s annual listing of “top doctors” in...

Backus Receives Blue Distinction Center+ Designation for Quality and Efficiency

The Blue Distinction® Designation Aids Consumers and Employers in Choosing High-Performing Hospitals NORWICH, CT – Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield...

Affiliation agreement leads top accomplishments for 2012

Selecting the Top 10 Backus stories of 2012 wasn’t easy. From agreeing to an affiliation with Hartford HealthCare to a...