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Backus to Host Free Community Talk On Alzheimer’s Disease

NORWICH—Backus Hospital will host a free community education event on Alzheimer’s disease on Monday, April 11 from 6:30–8 p.m. in...

New London Cardiologist Mark Fiengo, DO to Join Backus, HHCMG medical staff

NORWICH—Cardiologist Mark Fiengo, DO, has joined Hartford HealthCare Medical Group Cardiology in Norwich and Willimantic and is currently accepting new...

Hartford HealthCare announces two leadership changes

HARTFORD (Dec. 17, 2015) — Hartford HealthCare (HHC) Thursday announced two leadership changes: David Whitehead, president of the HHC East...

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...

CHA Launches Multi-Channel Digital and Ad Campaign Opposing Governor Malloy’s Hospital Cuts

Campaign Highlights Loss of Critical Services, Jobs, and Access WALLINGFORD – The Connecticut Hospital Association (CHA) today launched a new...

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...

On-Line Appointments Available For Backus Health Center Patients

NORWICH—Backus health center primary care patients, and new patients who want to book a first-time appointment with a Backus doctor,...

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...