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Thanks to our staff

We have much to be thankful for this time of year. Especially our staff and all of the hard work...

Backus Hospital to Offer Free Yoga Classes For Cancer Patients

Norwich—The Hartford HealthCare Cancer Institute at Backus Hospital will begin offering yoga for cancer patients in two, six-week sessions starting...

Hartford HealthCare announces two leadership changes

HARTFORD (Dec. 17, 2015) — Hartford HealthCare (HHC) Thursday announced two leadership changes: David Whitehead, president of the HHC East...

Backus to Host Free Community Talk On Robotic Knee and Hip Surgery Options

NORWICH – Orthopedic surgeons William Cambridge, MD, of New London County Orthopedic Surgery and Scott Stanat, MD, of Norwich Orthopedic...

Backus Hospital to Host Smoking Cessation Program

Norwich—Backus Hospital’s next session of the American Lung Association’s Freedom from Smoking® Program begins on Jan 5, 2016 at the...

Backus Hospital, Shop Rite partner on healthy foods in the New Year

NORWICH – A new partnership between Backus Hospital and ShopRite supermarket in Norwich will connect people across the region to...

Always Ready: Backus Stages Disaster Drill

When Super Storm Sandy hit the east coast in 2011, Backus and Windham Hospitals were impacted — but not to...

Talking to children about the California shooting

In light of the most recent shooting in California, Hartford HealthCare Behavioral Health Network Vice President of Operations James O’Dea...

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