Ms. Bakich is a Senior Vice President in Segal's Washington, DC office with over 20 years of experience in health care compliance. She is the firm's National Health Compliance Practice Leader.
She is one of the country's leading experts on employer sponsored health coverage. She specializes in providing research and analysis on federal laws and regulations affecting health coverage, including ERISA, Medicare, HIPAA, COBRA, the Newborns’ and Mothers' Health Protection Act, the Mental Health Parity Act, and the Women’s Health and Cancer Rights Act.
Ms. Bakich is a recognized expert on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. She speaks regularly about the law, helps plan sponsors understand its short- and long-term effects on their plans, and assists clients with preparing comments on the legislation for submission to regulatory Departments (Treasury, Labor, and Health & Human Services).