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Backus Volunteers honored at luncheon

The Backus volunteers were honored during a luncheon Friday, April 24, during the 38th Annual Volunteer Awards and Recognition Luncheon. A number of special awards were handed out including two volunteers who have provided more than 25 years of service and a volunteer who has worked more than 11,500 hours. Congratulations to all of the award winners and thanks for your service.

Backus Bennies 2015

The theme of the 4th Annual Backus Bennies which took place Friday, March 27, was Connecting to our Community. Our own version of the Oscars, the Bennies is a special presentation of the award-winning advancements in healthcare for our community made possible through the generosity of Backus donors. Thank you to all who support the programs at Backus.

Backus Auxiliary to Host Mini Golf Tournament

BOZRAH – The William W. Backus Hospital Auxiliary will host its 11th Annual Mini Golf Tournament on Saturday, Sept. 20, at the...

Backus Bennies 2014

What a great night at the Backus Benefactors' Appreciation Event, better know as the Backus Bennies, that took place Friday, March 28 at the Hartford HealthCare East Region System Support Office. Local individuals and organizations were recognized for their support of the many Backus programs that bring great healthcare to Norwich and surrounding communities. Here are a few photos from that event.

Walk for Hospice Saturday, May 10

Mark your calendar and consider forming your own walking team of co-workers, family and friends for The Center for Hospice...

Welcome to Backus

Welcome to Backus is the theme of this video which was presented at the Hartford HealthCare State of the System...

Thank you Chelsea Groton Foundation!

Chelsea Groton Foundation recently presented the latest installment of its $25,000 pledge in support of the Backus CareVan. Pictured, from...

Backus nursing school’s oldest living grad turns 100

Picture it: Backus Hospital, 1934. Our country is finally taking baby steps toward recovering from the Great Depression. That year,...

2013 Laura Beth Seder Memorial Golf Tournament

The 2013 Laura Beth Seder Memorial Golf Tournament that took place Friday, Oct. 4, 2013 was a great success. Thanks to the sponsors and to the thirty teams of players who participated. Also, thanks to the staff at the Mohegan Sun Country Club at Pautipaug. Funds raised from this meaningful outing will be directed to the Laura Beth Seder Memorial Fund in support of the Backus Breast Health Initiative.

Fired up for hope

Survivors in Fashion show provides unique experience More than just a fashion show, Survivors in Fashion is a statement of...