Cara C. Bachenheimer, Esq., is an attorney with the Health Care Group of Brown & Fortunato, a law firm with a national health care practice based in Texas. Ms. Bachenheimer heads up the firm’s Government Affairs Practice. Her practice focuses on federal lobbying activities with Congress, the Administration, and federal regulatory agencies such as the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, the Food and Drug Administration, the Internal Revenue Service, and the Federal Aviation Administration. Ms. Bachenheimer has been closely involved with the home medical equipment industry for 30 years, working in Washington, D.C., as well as on a grassroots basis across the country. In 2014, Ms. Bachenheimer was named Homecare Champion by the American Association for Homecare.