News & Events

Understanding the Preventive Medicine Initiative

Due to the generosity of local donors, Backus has launched a first-of-its-kind Preventive Medicine Initiative to help manage the health...

A Breakthrough for Hip and Knee Patients

Backus’ new robotic surgical technique a more precise and less invasive alternative to hip replacement and knee resurfacing NORWICH— Backus...

Backus to Host Free Community Talk on Gout

NORWICH—Backus Hospital will host a community education event about gout on Thursday, April 16, from 5-6 p.m. at the Backus...

Backus to Host Fourth Annual Head and Neck Cancer Screening

NORWICH—Backus Hospital will host its fourth annual Head and Neck Cancer Screening on Thursday, April 23, from 9 a.m. to...

Backus Hospital to Host Free Community Education Program on Alzheimer’s Disease

NORWICH-– Backus Hospital will host a two-part community education program on Alzheimer’s disease presented by Kristine Johnson of the Alzheimer’s...

Get Your Green(s) On!

Unless you like being pinched (and if so, I don’t want to know), odds are that you’re wearing something green...

The dangers of Molly

Eleven college students recently overdosed on the party drug Molly. In this video, learn more about the dangers of Molly,...

Backus Opens New Family Health Center in Ledyard

LEDYARD—In its continued effort to provide more health care access for patients close to home, Backus Hospital has opened its...

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