Gahr Named Assistant Administrator at Absolut Care of Aurora Park

Contact: Dawn Harsch, Director of Corporate Communications, (716) 479-3865

EAST AURORA, NY – Kate Gahr has been appointed as the assistant administrator at Absolut Care of Aurora Park, one of six nursing and assisted living facilities in the Absolut Care portfolio. Absolut Care is part of an enterprise that is jointly branded as Living Legends and includes sister portfolios, the McGuire Group, Taconic Health Care and VestraCare. Together they provide care to more than 2,800 individuals across New York state.

In this role, Gahr is responsible for assisting with the planning, development and operational oversight of the 177-bed skilled nursing and rehab facility in accordance with all state, federal and local regulations.

Prior to her appointment, Gahr held roles at Elderwood as an occupational therapist, director of therapy and assistant administrator.

Gahr holds a master’s degree in occupational therapy from the University at Buffalo. She resides in Alden with her husband and children.

Absolut Care of Aurora Park provides skilled nursing care, subacute rehabilitation, memory care, hospice services, in-house dialysis and respite/short-term care. To learn more visit: