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As Connecticut’s leader in senior care, Hartford HealthCare is dedicated to helping you lead a healthy lifestyle. And that includes health care coverage. CarePartners of Connecticut is the state’s only Medicare Advantage plan created with Hartford HealthCare doctors, to make health care simpler and less stressful. CarePartners of Connecticut’s local, licensed Medicare Agents can answer all your Medicare questions.*

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If a medical condition is life- or limb-threatening, or involves severe wounds or amputations, patients should go to the ER. If the medical condition is non-life-threatening, GoHealth Urgent Care offers experienced providers who are ready and waiting for you. Most Insurances Accepted. Same Day Appointments. Just Walk In. Open 7 Days A Week.

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Featured Videos

Windham Hospital & Backus Hospital Doctors' Day 2019

We have 4,000 great reasons to celebrate Doctors' Day. On National Doctors' Day, we're thanking the 4,000 doctors who practice throughout Hartford HealthCare. We offer our heartfelt thanks to the doctors who practice at Windham Hospital and Backus Hospital. windhamhospital.org backushospital.org

Opioid Reversal Drug in Hospitals

The state of Connecticut is making available to hospital emergency rooms an opioid reversal drug. Hartford HealthCare's Dr. William Horgan has details.



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July 23, 2021

Backus Café menu: 7/25-7/31

Sunday, July 25 BREAKFAST: scrambled eggs / hard cooked eggs / pancakes / pork bacon / pork sausage patty / [...]

July 16, 2021

Backus Café menu: 7/18-7/24

Sunday, July 18 BREAKFAST: scrambled eggs / hard cooked eggs / pancakes / pork bacon / pork sausage patty / [...]

July 12, 2021

8 Summer Smoothies: Delicious, Nutritional Powerhouses

Smoothies make great snacks or even a quick breakfast. You can pack a lot of nutrition in just one cup. [...]

July 11, 2021

Nurse Midwife: Helping Women Live Their Healthiest Lives During Pregnancy and Beyond

By Erin Bane Doctor of Nursing Practice, Certified Nurse Midwife Women’s Health Services, Backus and Windham Hospitals I’m the new [...]

July 02, 2021

Backus Café menu: 7/4-7/10

Sunday, July 4 BREAKFAST: scrambled eggs / hard cooked eggs / pancakes / pork bacon / pork sausage patty / [...]

June 18, 2021

Backus Café menu: 6/20-6/26

Sunday, June 20 BREAKFAST: scrambled eggs / hard cooked eggs / pancakes / pork bacon / pork sausage patty / [...]


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The Latest in Robotics Technology

Backus uses the latest techniques and technology, including minimally invasive robotic
procedures, to treat a full range of general surgery conditions.



Upcoming Events

Monday, Jul 26, 2021, 12:00PM - 1:00PM

Webinar: Medicare 101 Understanding Your Options

In this FREE webinar, join Lisa Benton or Marissa Hiebel, Medicare Educator, to learn about what Medicare is and how it works, the [...]

Wednesday, Jul 28, 2021, 5:00PM - 6:00PM

Webinar: Medicare 101 Understanding Your Options

In this FREE webinar, join Lisa Benton or Marissa Hiebel, Medicare Educator, to learn about what Medicare is and how it works, the [...]

Sunday, Aug 01, 2021, 12:00AM - 12:00AM

Webinar: Surgical Weight Loss Information for Backus Hospital

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In this FREE educational video, learn more about surgical weight [...]


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