Legal Insight

Flynn, Gillian
April 2001
Workforce (10928332);Apr2001, Vol. 80 Issue 4, p82
Interviews Kathryn Bakich, vice president of The Siegel Co., a benefits consulting firm in Washington D.C., regarding the rules involved in the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) of 1996. Explanation on the non-discrimination rules of HIPAA; Difference of the rules from the pre-existing condition clause under HIPAA; How the rules may protect employees from discrimination.


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