Backus Hospital delivers and coordinates a continuum of high quality health care that is sensitive to the needs of individuals in eastern Connecticut. The Hospital is committed to being responsive and accountable to those for whose benefit it exists, and to improving the health of its communities.
Backus Hospital will be one of New England’s most progressive community hospitals because of:
Its positive impact on community health.
The high quality, safety and comprehensiveness of its programs and services compared to peers throughout the United States.
Its financial strength.
The reputation in its own community for compassionate, reassuring and personal care.
Commitment to quality and patient safety.
Ethical and compassionate behavior in all relationships.
Respect of individuals’ rights and dignity.
Service to the community
Positive financial results.
Strong leadership that enables a creative and innovative staff.
Competent, committed employees working collaboratively in a safe working environment.