Neil Zelman, MPA
Neil graduated from Long Island University with an MPA focused in Public Health Administration. He is a longtime champion of achieving better and more accessible quality care for everyone, and he has been the head of several large healthcare organizations for more than two decades. Neil is committed to all of the member affiliates of Polaris Healthcare to bring forth quality and compassionate care to for the thousands of patients that Polaris is privileged to serve.
Gregg Rosen, MPA
Gregg brings more than 15 years of business management and operations experience to Marquis Certified Home Care. He received his undergraduate degree from Queens College and his Master’s Degree in Health Care & Public Administration from LIU Post. His leadership abilities and business acumen have helped lead Marquis into significant growth and an increased quality of care delivered to all of their clients.
Bassie Freidman, MSED
Chief Marketing Officer
Bassie brings an electric energy to her department at Polaris Healthcare. Her compassion and care began early in her career when she worked as a child development specialist. She received her Master’s in Education from the College of Staten Island. As a devoted wife and mother of eight children, there is almost nothing she cannot handle. With Bassie's unique approach to providing genuine care together with her incredible enthusiasm and optimism, she brings Marquis Certified Home Care to greater heights.
Chief Human Resources Officer
Casey received her B.S. in Business Administration from Ramapo College of NJ and her Master’s Degree in Health Care & Public Administration from LIU Post. Prior to joining Polaris Healthcare, Casey held the position of executive director of the Footprints in the Sand Foundation, a public 501 (c) 3 nonprofit organization providing financial assistance to children and their families in Bergen and Rockland counties. Her diverse background in social services has given her a unique perspective on employee matters while allowing her to lead with compassion and poise.
Andrea Davis, RN
Senior Director of Patient Services
Andrea Davis earned her BSN from Aspen University. She brings more than 25 years of experience in the healthcare profession to Marquis Home Care. Her experience has been in all facets of home care from Licensed Home Health Care, Certified Home Health Care, Managed Long Term Care and Assisted-Living Programs. Andrea works to ensure that the best home healthcare services are provided to assist in meeting patient needs. As a Veteran of the United States Marine Corps, Andrea brings enthusiasm and passion to her responsibilities and is a proponent of helping others receive services so they can live happy and healthy lives and age in place at home.
Tricia Altieri, RN
Associate Director of Patient Services
Tricia has more then 10 years of experience in the healthcare industry. Prior to joining Marquis Certified Home Care, she held positions such as RN Administrator of The Sentinel of Amsterdam, Director of Nursing, Assistant Director of Nursing, Infection Control Nurse, Employee Health Nurse, RN manager and LPN. Tricia is an advocate for health promotion and enjoys educating patients on the prevention and maintenance of illness. She believes that, with compassion, empathy and excellent care, patients will thrive in the community.
Charles Schramm, OTR/L
Director of Therapy Services
Charles received his Occupational Therapy degree from University of New England. He resides in the capital district with his wife and two daughters. He has more than 20 years of experience in the Home Health setting. He brings expertise in all facets of durable medical equipment to maximize patients’ independence. Also, Charles believes that energetic and compassion care together will drive a positive patient experience.
Community Outreach Specialist
Christina graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work from Plattsburgh State University. Prior to joining Marquis, Christina spent the last 15 years working with seniors and professionals in the Capital District Area. She is very passionate about her work and believes that you should always make your passion your profession.