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Category Archives: Community Ed

Backus to Host Free Community Talk on Heart Disease and Atrial Fibrillation

NORWICH—Backus Hospital will host a free community education event on heart disease and atrial fibrillation on Wednesday, Feb. 24 from...

Backus to Host Free Community Talk on The Safety of Nutritional Supplements

NORWICH—Backus Hospital will host a free community education event “Are Nutritional Supplements Safe” on Wednesday, Feb. 17 from 6-7pm at...

Backus to Host Free Community Talk On Robotic Knee and Hip Surgery Options

NORWICH – Orthopedic surgeons William Cambridge, MD, of New London County Orthopedic Surgery and Scott Stanat, MD, of Norwich Orthopedic...

Backus Hospital to Host Smoking Cessation Program

Norwich—Backus Hospital’s next session of the American Lung Association’s Freedom from Smoking® Program begins on Jan 5, 2016 at the...

Reaching out to our community

Community outreach is a big part of what Backus Hospital does. In 2015, Backus was involved in more than 100...

Backus to Host Free Program on Diabetes Management

NORWICH—Backus Hospital will host a free community education program—“Winning the Carb Battle”—on Wednesday, Nov. 18, from 5 – 7 pm...

Backus to Host Free Community Talk On Robotic Knee and Hip Surgery Options

NORWICH—Orthopedic surgeons William Cambridge, MD, of New London County Orthopedic Surgery and Scott Stanat, MD, of Norwich Orthopedic Group will...

Community Conversation on Drug Abuse in Eastern CT. Sept. 29

As part of its ongoing effort to help improve public understanding of mental health issues in Connecticut, Windham Hospital, Natchaug Hospital and the...

Backus to Host Free Talk on Female Urinary Incontinence

NORWICH—Backus Hospital will host a free community talk on the causes and treatments of female urinary incontinence on Wednesday, August...

Urgent Care vs. Emergency Care

When should you seek urgent care rather than emergency care? Life’s little emergencies don’t always happen during normal office hours. ...