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Take the pledge to stop distracted driving

By Alice Facente, RN, MSN Backus Community Education Nurse They call it “DWI – Driving While Intexticated.”   Haven’t we all...

East Region Top Docs

NORWICH—Forty-three physicians from Backus and Windham Hospital’s medical staff have been named as “Top Docs” by Connecticut Magazine for 2015....

Backus Hospital Introduces Latest da Vinci Surgical Robot

Only the third hospital in the state to offer the technology for more precise and less invasive procedures NORWICH—Backus Hospital...

Top Notch Nurses

11 From Backus and Windham Are Named Nightingale Eleven nurses from Hartford HealthCare’s East Region have been named Nightingale Nurse...

Secrets to a long and healthy life

A growing number of people are living to celebrate their 100th birthday. In 1990, about 15 in every 100,000 Americans...

Backus to Host Safety Camp for Kids on May 16

NORWICH—Backus Hospital will host the 11th annual Safety Camp on Saturday May 16 from 10am-1pm in the Backus Hospital parking...

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...

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