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Backus Bennies honors community supporters

Panera Bread, Big Y of Norwich, and the town of Plainfield were celebrated for their continued support of Backus Hospital;...

Great Care, Close to Home

At the 6th Annual Backus Bennies March 31st, Kristin St. Germain and her son Michael were featured in a video...

Working Together to Fight Cancer

Great strides are being made in the fight against cancer, both within the walls of the hospital and its many...

The “Dapper Gentleman” of Diagnostic Imaging

Much of what we see today in the Backus Diagnostic Imaging department was accomplished through the hard work and dedication...

2016 Laura Beth Seder Memorial Golf Tournament

The 2016 Laura Beth Seder Memorial Golf Tournament took place at the Mohegan Sun Golf Club Friday, October 7. Now in its fifth year, the tournament, named for Laura Beth Seder who passed away far too young from breast cancer, raises awareness and funds for the Backus Breast Health Initiative and helps to keep the memory of Laura alive.

Employees offer “healthcare from the heart”

Employees from Backus and Windham Hospital took part in this fun video as part of their observance of National Hospital...

Hospital Benefactors Saluted at Backus “Bennies” Event

Norwich—Celebrating the hospital’s history and how it has laid the foundation for current success was the theme of the fifth...

Backus Volunteers Honored

"Touching Lives, Lifting Spirits" was the theme of the 39th Annual Volunteer Awards and Recognition Brunch that took place Friday, April 15 at the Holiday Inn in Norwich. Mary Brown, CAVS, Program Manager of Volunteer and Guest Services, said that in the past fiscal year there were 412 volunteers at Backus who performed just over 40,000 hours of volunteer service.

Why I Volunteer

Backus recently joined healthcare organizations throughout the country in celebrating National  Healthcare Volunteer Week. As part of recognizing our own...

NFA receives Youth in Philanthropy Award at Backus Bennies

Norwich Free Academy students are not just learning through books – they are learning in life, and helping others in...