Consultant, Data Analytics
Yamini Kalidindi is a researcher and analytics consultant with expertise in Medicare physician fee schedule (PFS) payment modeling and claims data analysis. In addition, she works extensively with the inpatient hospital team on new technology add-on payment (NTAP) applications. Yamini has experience working with different data analytic tools including SAS, STATA, and R.
Prior to joining The Moran Company, Yamini was a PhD candidate and researcher at Pennsylvania State University. While there, her research focused on examining the impact of different healthcare policies and trends including 340B Drug Pricing Program provider integration, shift in site of provider-administered chemotherapy on drug use patterns, hospital admissions, and outpatient facility use. Through her research, she demonstrated an in-depth understanding of health policy analysis, Medicare payment systems, and statistical modeling using claims data.
In addition to her doctorate, Yamini has a master’s degree in health policy and administration from Penn State, and prior to moving to the United States in 2011, she practiced as a dentist in India.