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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...

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...