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Backus Cancer Survivors Day 2016

The Backus Cancer Survivors Day Celebration took place Saturday, Oct. 1 at the hospital. Scenes from that day, including part...

Backus to Host Bereavement Support Group

NORWICH—Beginning on August 24, Backus Hospital will begin offering a bereavement support group on the second and fourth Wednesday of...

Nine things people with cancer want you to know

Doesn’t it feel as if everywhere you turn, there is somebody fighting cancer? It’s no wonder when you read the...

Junior Volunteers Summer of 2016

The Backus Junior Volunteers were recognized during a program recently for their many hours of volunteer work at the hospital...

Savvy shoppers take the tour

Recently Backus Community Dietitian Brenda Viens, RD-N, conducted a supermarket tour in conjunction with ShopRite Supermarket in Norwich. She guided...

Backus Physician Assistants Program looking to Expand

Employment of Physician Assistants is projected to grow 30 percent by 2024. But Backus Hospital isn’t just sitting back and...

Berries: Why we should be eating more of them.

Brenda Viens, RDN Community Dietitian Backus Hospital and Thames Valley Council for Community Action (TVCCA) A little girl toddles from...

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...

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