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Giving back keeps her going

At 95, the energetic Mary Kornacki is Backus Hospital’s oldest volunteer. In this video she talks about how much volunteering...

Backus Golf Tournament 2017

The 36th annual Backus Golf Tournament took place June 9 at the Elmridge Golf Course in Pawcatuck, CT. A special thanks goes out to Event Sponsor O, R, & L Construction, Inc. Proceeds from the event help to support a number of programs at Backus including the mobile health vans and preventive health outreach programs. Thanks to all of the staff and volunteers who help out that day. 

Backus Honors Its Volunteers

The 40th Annual Backus Volunteer Awards Luncheon took place Wednesday, April 26 at the Holiday Inn in Norwich. We salute all of our volunteers and thank them for their thousands of hours of volunteer work helping our staff and patients.

Why We Volunteer

Backus volunteers come from all walks of life. But one thing they have in common is their desire to help...

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...