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Sprague Community Center Coordinator receives Backus President’s Award

NORWICH – Sprague Community Center Outreach Coordinator Brenda Keefe is the recipient of the Backus 2013 President’s Award. The award,...

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...