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William W Backus Hospital Behavioral Health - Norwich, CT    Phone: 860-823-6322

William W Backus Hospital Behavioral Health

326 Washington Street
Norwich, CT. 06360

The William W. Backus Hospital is a 183-bed Comprehensive Community Cancer Program which has been providing top-quality care to patients since as far back as 1985. - It is accredited by The Commission on Cancer, since 2001, and got the Outstanding Achievement Award in 2007, the 1st hospital in Connecticut to be bestowed this honor. - Their cancer program is comprised of a multidisciplinary team which is committed to supplying high-quality cancer care close to home. Their cancer services are inclusive of state-of-the-art evaluative and therapeutic modalities, with the examples of PET/CT scanning, digital mammography, Breast MRI and 2 linear accelerators that offer IMRT/IGRT and holistic infusion services. - The Cancer Program is also inclusive of a Breast Health Center, which is NAPBC (the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers) certified. - The partnership that the William W. Backus Hospital has formed with the Eastern Connecticut Hematology Oncology Associates avails a comprehensive service program that is inclusive of cutting-edge clinical research trials as well as supportive care.

Type of Care offered at William W Backus Hospital Behavioral Health in Norwich, Connecticut:

Mental Health Care

Service Settings offered by William W Backus Hospital Behavioral Health in Norwich:

Hospital Inpatient Outpatient Programs Partial hospitalization/day treatment Psychiatric hospital or psychiatric unit of a general hospital

Types of Treatment Approaches provided by William W Backus Hospital Behavioral Health in Norwich, CT.:

Individual Psychotherapy Couple/family Therapy Group Therapy Cognitive/behavior Therapy Behavior Modification Dual Diagnosis Drug Rehab Trauma Therapy Telemedicine Therapy Smoking/tobacco cessation counselling

Payment Types accepted by William W Backus Hospital Behavioral Health in Norwich, Connecticut:

Cash or Self-Payment Medicaid Medicare State Financed Health Insurance Plan Other Than Medicaid Private Health Insurance Military Insurance (e.g., Tricare) State Mental Health Agency Funds State Welfare or Child And Family Services Funds Community Service Block Grants Community Mental Health Block Grants U.S Department of VA Funds Federal Grants

Special Programs Offered:

Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders Persons With Serious Mental Illness (SMI) Case management Diet and exercise counseling Illness management and recovery Integrated primary care service IHS/Tribal/Urban (ITU) funds Nicotine replacement therapy Non-nicotine smoking/tobacco cessation medications Suicide prevention services Screening for tobacco use

Age Groups Accepted:

Young Adults Adults Seniors (65 Or Older)

Language Services:

Services For The Hearing-Impaired

Smoking Policy:

Smoking Not Allowed

Emergency Mental Health:

Crisis Intervention Team Psychiatric Emergency Walk-In Services

Facility Operation:

Private non-profit organization

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