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Backus Earns National “Most Wired” Award for Technology

Norwich—For the sixth straight year, Backus Hospital has been recognized as one of the most technologically advanced hospitals in the...

Mary Cummings Satti, MD., Christina McLean, MD., and Anisha Rajesh Parekh, MD., Join Hartford HealthCare Medical Group

(Hartford, Conn.) – Hartford HealthCare Medical Group and Backus Hospital are happy to welcome Drs. Mary Cumming Satti, Christina McLean...

Food Safety Tips for Picnics and BBQs

by Brenda Viens RD-N Roughly one in six Americans (or 48 million people) gets sick annually from the food they...

Armed Intruder Response Training: Volunteers Step Up to the Challenge of our New Reality

In the wake of mass tragedies such as those in Sandy Hook, California and Paris, Hartford Healthcare announced plans to...

Strive to eat healthier at those summer barbecues

Warmer temperatures invite us to spend more time outdoors and take in the fresh air and sunshine. The alluring aromas...

Backus to Hold Free Community Talk on Improving Sleep

Norwich—Pulmonologists Dr. Setu Vora, MD and Olimpia Radu, MD will host a free community education event “Better Sleep for Better...

Backus and Windham Communication Teams Earn Regional Awards

Norwich—Backus and Windham hospitals’ Communications Department took home six Lamplighter Awards at the New England Society for Healthcare Communications’ (NESHCo)...

So Many Health Benefits of a Good Night’s Sleep

Getting a good night’s sleep used to be a nice target to aim for, but until recently no one really...

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