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Let’s make 2015 an awesome year

By Alice Facente, RN, MSN Backus Community Health Education Nurse It can be quite challenging to find interesting topics to...

Connecticut Winters: Magical and Messy

Winter in Connecticut can be a fun and magical time. Images come to mind of sitting around the fireplace wrapped...

Backus Hospital Earns National Consumer Choice Honor

NORWICH—Backus Hospital has been named a 2014/2015 Consumer Choice Award winner by National Research Corporation. The annual award identifies hospitals...

Backus Hospital Earns Top Quality Award From National Accrediting Organization

Backus Hospital has been named a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures by the Joint Commission.

United Community & Family Services Receives Backus President’s Award

NORWICH—United Community & Family Services (UCFS) is the recipient of the Backus 2014 President’s Award. The award, which includes a...

Backus Annual Meeting Highlights “Connecting to the Community”

NORWICH – The William W. Backus Hospital reported an increase in access to outpatient care, improvements to quality and patient...

Want a healthy, low-sodium meal? Just Ask!

So many of us are taking charge of our health and choosing to eat meals that are lower in salt...

Backus to Offer Free Prostate Screenings Nov. 8

NORWICH—Backus Hospital will offer free prostate cancer screenings on Saturday, November 8, from 9am – 1pm, in the hospital’s main...

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