Susan Hasselbaum, COTA

Joined company: October 10, 2016. Graduated from: Erie Community College. Best part of the job: “Seeing the patient smile when they have accomplished a task or activity they couldn’t do before.” How she motivates patients: “By having a positive attitude and providing encouragement.” Most important thing for patients to do: “Participate.”

Coni Ciffa

Admissions Coordinator

As the Admissions Coordinator at Northgate, Coni is often the first person potential residents, patients and family members speak to. She enjoys getting to know them, understanding their needs and guiding them through the admission process. Coni also serves as Northgate’s representative while out in the community by attending various facility-sponsored events and trade shows. […]

Cassandra McGrath, RN, Infection Preventionist, PRI Certified

Director of Nursing

Cassandra McGrath began her career with the McGuire Group as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in 2015, where she floated among the five Western New York McGuire facilities. She served as the Nursing Supervisor and Assistant Director of Nursing at Northgate Health Care Facility before being appointed as the Director of Nursing in April of […]



Sam is responsible for the oversight and day-to-day operations of the 200-bed skilled nursing and rehabilitation facility. Prior to his appointment, he served as the Administrator at Absolut Care of Three Rivers and as a Subacute Unit Coordinator at The McGuire Group’s Garden Gate Health Care Facility. Sam holds a master’s degree in health care […]

Terry Collins, RN, LNHA


As a registered nurse and licensed nursing home Administrator, Terry has utilized her clinical and hands-on experience for more than 15 years to propel The McGuire Group and its facilities to new levels in health care. Terry joined the McGuire team in 1999 and served as Director of Nursing at the Group’s Seneca Health Care […]