Dave Totaro joined BAYADA Home Health Care as its Chief Marketing and Government Affairs Officer in June 2009, where he supervises the Marketing Office (MAR), the Relationship Management Office (RMO) and six Government Affairs Offices in PA, NJ, DE, MD, NC and Washington, DC.
Prior to joining BAYADA, Dave was Chief Marketing Officer at RehabCare Group, a national physical rehabilitation therapy management company, in St. Louis, MO. Before entering healthcare, Dave was Chief Marketing Officer at Caesars Entertainment, the parent company of Caesars Palace and Harrah’s, in Las Vegas, NV. Earlier, he was Chief Marketing Officer at one of the nation’s largest savings banks, Dime Bancorp. He started his career in consumer packaged goods at Avon Products and at American Home Products, where he was the brand manager that launched Advil.
Dave was a founding member of the Partnership for Medicaid Home-based Care, an alliance of the industry’s top Medicaid providers and managed care companies and was elected its Chairman in November 2015. He holds a BA in History from Dickinson College and an MBA in Marketing from the Wharton Graduate School at the University of Pennsylvania.