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Doctor Kurowski Named Backus Breast Center Medical Director

Kathleen Kurowski, MD, has been named the new Medical Director of the Backus Hospital Breast Center. Dr. Kurowski  joined the ...

Hartford HealthCare Statement on Ebola

HARTFORD – Hartford HealthCare has developed a coordinated response plan to safely care for potential Ebola patients. An interdisciplinary team...

Ebola Frequently Asked Questions

October 15, 2014 As a major regional health care system, Hartford HealthCare monitors world health events for the good of...

Calm Your Mind With Walking Meditation

By Alice Facente, RN Backus Hospital Community Health Education Nurse We all know there are many physical health benefits of...

Backus Hospital to Hold Blood Drive

NORWICH—The William W. Backus Hospital will host an American Red Cross blood drive on Friday, October 24, from 7:30 a.m.-5:15...

Backus Hosts Free Community Talk on Alzheimer’s disease

NORWICH – Backus Hospital continues its free community education series—“Let’s Talk about Your Health”—with a forum on the signs, symptoms,...

Today’s to-do list: Do nothing

By Alice Facente, RN Backus Hospital Community Health Education Nurse Every day I receive an email from DailyGood.org that starts...

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