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Backus Annual Meeting Highlights “Connecting to the Community”

NORWICH – The William W. Backus Hospital reported an increase in access to outpatient care, improvements to quality and patient...

Hartford HealthCare Statement on Ebola

HARTFORD – Hartford HealthCare has developed a coordinated response plan to safely care for potential Ebola patients. An interdisciplinary team...

Backus Hosts Registration Drive for New Patient Portal

NORWICH—Backus Hospital will host sign-up booths at various hospital and satellite locations from September 8-12 to help patients register for...

Backus and Windham Hospitals to Host Healthy Living Fest September 13

NORWICH—Hartford HealthCare’s East Region, which includes Backus and Windham hospitals, will host a Healthy Living Festival on Saturday, September 13,...

Backus Hospital to Host Weight Loss and Wellness Program

NORWICH--The Backus Hospital Weight Loss Center will host a 13-week weight loss and wellness program on Thursday evenings beginning on...

Backus Hospital Opens Family Health Center in Norwichtown Commons

NORWICH—Backus Hospital has opened the Backus Hospital Family Health Center in the Norwichtown Commons offering primary care services and soon-to-be-added...

Backus Oncology Radiation Services Transitions to HHC Cancer Institute

Backus Hospital’s Cancer Program took another big step in the creation of a comprehensive, coordinated system of care for cancer...

Naomi Nomizu, MD Named Backus Hospitalist Chief

Naomi Nomizu, MD, has been named the new chief of the Backus Hospitalist program. Doctor Nomizu began working as a...

Backus Hospital to Host Forum on Alzheimer’s

NORWICH—Backus Hospital will host a free educational forum on Alzheimer’s disease on Tuesday, July 8, from 6:30-8 p.m. in the...

Backus to host third annual Head and Neck Cancer Screening

NORWICH – Backus Hospital will host its third annual Head and Neck Cancer Screening on Thursday, April 24, from 9...