UB Honors McGuire Rehabilitation Facilities

UB Honors McGuire Rehabilitation Facilities

The McGuire Group’s five local rehabilitation facilities were presented with the Excellence in Clinical Instruction award during the University at Buffalo’s 10th Annual White Coat Ceremony.

The award recognizes clinicians and or clinical facilities that have made a substantial contribution to the clinical education of the university’s physical therapy students. The white coat ceremony was for the class of 2018. By receiving the “white coat” it symbolized they are finished with their academics and now ready for their clinical residencies.

Over the last 15 years, The McGuire Group has invested millions in the redevelopment and expansion of its programs and facilities, turning its traditional health care settings into state-of-the-art environments for subacute and outpatient rehabilitation treating more than 4,000 patients annually. Services include physical and occupational therapy for hip, knee, cardiac, wound and post-surgical conditions with rehabilitation up to seven days a week.

The McGuire Group’s facilities include: Autumn View Health Care Facility in Hamburg, Garden Gate Health Care Facility in Cheektowaga, Harris Hill Nursing Facility in Williamsville, Northgate Health Care Facility in North Tonawanda and Seneca Health Care Center in West Seneca.

In January 2016, New York State released its most recent quality benchmarking results, which evaluate more than 600 facilities using measurable indicators of quality. All of The McGuire Group’s New York State facilities were listed in the top quintile. Additionally, Autumn View Health Care Facility in Hamburg received the highest score among all Erie County facilities. Currently, The McGuire Group is the only multi-facility operator in Western New York with all facilities in the top quintile. In addition, the facilities continuously receive outstanding star ratings from the federal government.

To learn more visit www.mcguiregroup.com, www.medicare.gov or call 826-2010.

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TMG therapy award from UB

McGuire Group employees pictured from left: Melissa Graziano, director of rehabilitative services for The McGuire Group, Janet Huffmann, physical therapist from Seneca Health Care Center in West Seneca and Kristina Blythe, physical therapy director from Autumn View Health Care Facility in Hamburg

For more information, contact: Melissa Graziano, Director of Rehabilitative Services, (716) 984-0275 or Dawn Harsch, Communications Director, (716) 479-3865

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