New CEO named for nursing facilities

Susan Grigg

Susan Grigg, RN, BSN, CRRN, LNC, LNHA, has been appointed as the chief executive officer for 18 skilled nursing and rehabilitation facilities in three portfolios that include the McGuire Group, VestraCare and RCA Healthcare Management/Absolut Care.

In this capacity, Grigg will be responsible for managing the overall operations and ensuring regulatory compliance for the three-portfolio enterprise that includes 4,200 health care professionals and 3,200 residents.

Grigg has served as the chief operating officer for the three portfolios since 2020 and has held a number of roles within the McGuire Group portfolio since 2007. “Sue has been instrumental in every facet of our organization,” stated Chairman Edward Farbenblum. “Whether it’s guiding our facilities through a global pandemic, establishing thresholds for industry best practices or serving as a role model and leader, Sue is a true blessing to the long-term care industry and to our organization.”

Grigg holds a bachelor of science in nursing from Grand Canyon University and an associate in applied science in nursing from Niagara County Community College. She is a licensed New York state nursing home administrator, registered nurse, certified rehab registered nurse and holds certifications for Train-the-Trainer and advanced life support. She is a member of the Professional Nurses Association of WNY and NYSHFA Nurse Leadership Institute.

She resides in Wheatfield with her husband Chris and has one son.

The three-portfolios are recognized as leaders in quality and best practices in New York State and Michigan and offer a comprehensive suite of services including: 24-hour skilled nursing care, subacute rehabilitation, memory care, hospice care, in-house dialysis and specialized ventilator/tracheostomy care. For more information, visit www.mcguiregroup.com, www.absolutcare.com or www.vestracare.com.

Portfolios and facilities locally include Absolut Care of Westfield in Westfield and Chautauqua Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Dunkirk.


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