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Backus Auxiliary to Host Mini Golf Tournament

BOZRAH – The William W. Backus Hospital Auxiliary will host its 12th Annual Mini Golf Tournament on Saturday, Sept. 19,...

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 Sept. 15, 2015 at the...

Backus Joins Community Partners For Healthy Living Festival on Sept. 12

NORWICH—Backus Hospital is teaming up with the Greater Norwich Area Chamber of Commerce, United Community and Family Services and Health...

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...

Backus to Host Safety Camp for Kids on May 16

NORWICH—Backus Hospital will host the 11th annual Safety Camp on Saturday May 16 from 10am-1pm in the Backus Hospital parking...

A Breakthrough for Hip and Knee Patients

Backus’ new robotic surgical technique a more precise and less invasive alternative to hip replacement and knee resurfacing NORWICH— Backus...

Backus to Host Free Community Talk on Gout

NORWICH—Backus Hospital will host a community education event about gout on Thursday, April 16, from 5-6 p.m. at the Backus...

Backus to Host Fourth Annual Head and Neck Cancer Screening

NORWICH—Backus Hospital will host its fourth annual Head and Neck Cancer Screening on Thursday, April 23, from 9 a.m. to...

Backus Hospital to Host Free Community Education Program on Alzheimer’s Disease

NORWICH-– Backus Hospital will host a two-part community education program on Alzheimer’s disease presented by Kristine Johnson of the Alzheimer’s...

United Community & Family Services Receives Backus President’s Award

NORWICH—United Community & Family Services (UCFS) is the recipient of the Backus 2014 President’s Award. The award, which includes a...