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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...

Mental Health Top Concern in Eastern Connecticut According to Backus and Windham Hospital Needs Assessment

Mental health is the top health concern facing eastern Connecticut, according to approximately 100 community stakeholders and staff members who...

Backus Hospital Introduces Latest da Vinci Surgical Robot

Only the third hospital in the state to offer the technology for more precise and less invasive procedures NORWICH—Backus Hospital...

Top Notch Nurses

11 From Backus and Windham Are Named Nightingale Eleven nurses from Hartford HealthCare’s East Region have been named Nightingale Nurse...

Backus Opens New Family Health Center in Ledyard

LEDYARD—In its continued effort to provide more health care access for patients close to home, Backus Hospital has opened its...

Want a healthy, low-sodium meal? Just Ask!

So many of us are taking charge of our health and choosing to eat meals that are lower in salt...

Ebola Frequently Asked Questions

October 15, 2014 As a major regional health care system, Hartford HealthCare monitors world health events for the good of...

Calm Your Mind With Walking Meditation

By Alice Facente, RN Backus Hospital Community Health Education Nurse We all know there are many physical health benefits of...

Fighting the weekend food battles

By Jennifer Fetterley, Registered Dietitian Backus Hospital and Thames Valley Council for Community Action It’s no secret that the people...

The William W. Backus Hospital to Receive the 2014 John D. Thompson Award for Excellence in the Delivery of Healthcare Through the Use of Data

WALLINGFORD – At its 96th Annual Meeting on June 18, the Connecticut Hospital Association (CHA) will present The William W....