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Backus and partners offer sports physicals and dental screenings

NORWICH – The William W. Backus Hospital is partnering with United Community & Family Services and the Uncas Health District to offer sports physicals and dental screenings in Greeneville.

Program helps cancer survivors

NORWICH –The Backus Cancer Center has launched a cancer survivorship program for patients and their loved ones. Cancer survivors can learn...

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at Plainfield Backus Emergency Care Center

On Tuesday, June 26, the Backus Health System welcomed more than 375 guests to its ribbon cutting ceremony and barbecue...

Backus to host RN job fair for Plainfield Emergency Department

NORWICH – The Backus Health System will host a Registered Nurse Job Fair for the Plainfield Backus Emergency Care Center, on Thursday, June 28, from 1 to 5 p.m. at the new facility at 582 Norwich Road in Plainfield.

Backus Hospital offers cancer support group

NORWICH – Backus Hospital is offering a monthly support group on the second Tuesday of each month for cancer patients, survivors and their families. July’s session will discuss communicating with your provider on Tuesday, July 10, from 5-6 p.m. in the hospital’s main lobby conference room #1 on 326 Washington Street.

Backus to participate in Norwich Job Fair

NORWICH – The William W. Backus Hospital will participate in a job fair on Wednesday, June 13 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., hosted by Congressman, Joe Courtney, at the Holiday Inn, 10 Laura Blvd. in Norwich.

Backus Hospital offers cancer support group

NORWICH – Backus Hospital is offering a monthly support group on the second Tuesday of each month for cancer patients, survivors and their families. June’s session will discuss handling fears and fear of reoccurrence on Tuesday, June 12, from 5-6 p.m. in the hospital’s main lobby conference room #1 on 326 Washington Street.

Backus Home Health Care, Atria Crossroads Place to offer health fair and picnic

NORWICH – Backus Home Health Care is partnering with Atria Crossroads Place to present a Health Fair and Picnic on Tuesday, June 19 from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Atria Crossroads Place, One Beechwood Drive in Waterford.

Backus, UCFS offer women’s health program

NORWICH – United Community and Family Services (UCFS) and The William W. Backus Hospital will present a free health program on family planning on May 15 at 6 p.m. at the Community Room at the Edward and Mary Lord Family Health Center at UCFS, 47 Town Street in Norwich.

Backus to host walking event

NORWICH – The William W. Backus Hospital will host an Enjoy LIFE (Lifelong Investment in Fitness and Exercise) event, “Take a Walk With Us and Put Some Spring Into Your Step” on Thursday, May 17, from 6:30-7:30 p.m. at the walking trails at Plainfield High School, 105 Plainfield Road in Central Village.