From the Director of Women’s Health Services

Sarah Bouchard

Sarah Bouchard BSN, RNC-OB

Regional Director – Women’s Health East Region

Welcome to Backus Hospital. Our mission is to provide the best possible care to all women.

Backus Hospital is recognized as a leader in women's healthcare in Eastern Connecticut. We provide a complete range of care throughout a women’s lifetime and offer local access to world-class women’s health specialists. Our experts are dedicated to improving lifelong health and wellness for all women by transforming health care.

Whether it’s your first trip to the gynecologist, you’re having a baby or going through menopause, the experts at Backus Hospital are here to help. Our team is made up of board-certified physicians, along with specially trained nurses and staff focused on a diverse range of women’s health disciplines. We are available to provide consultation for all aspects of women’s health, including reproductive medicine, breast cancer, osteoporosis, menopause, lactation support, and more.

My vision is for Backus Hospital to lead Eastern Connecticut in the delivery of equitable, comprehensive, coordinated, and compassionate women’s health. I invite you to explore our site to learn more about our clinical care and what services that we can provide to maintain or improve your health.