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Episode FIFTY-ONE: How Data Analytics Support Your 340B Program

June 6, 2022

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This week, we are joined by Bhupinder Kaur, business analyst and 340B coordinator with NorthBay Healthcare Group in California. Bhupinder presented at the 340B Coalition 2021 Winter Conference on data analysis and shares with us important information that 340B professionals need to know about best practices. Before the interview, we highlight a recently published op-ed on the critical role of 340B savings during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic. (Transcript)

Show Notes

  • A Day in the Life of a 340B Analyst Bhupinder shares her path to becoming a 340B analyst, the changing nature of her work, and the types of projects an analyst works on.
  • The Challenges with Configuring 340B Data When it comes to audit and compliance work, there are instances where data is difficult to obtain. Bhupinder explains how to work with third-party administrators (TPAs), key tools to use, and the importance of working across departments in your hospital or health system. She also shares tips for using the 340B quarterly price file and applying data analysis to the 340B recertification process.
  • Financial Analyses Demonstrate 340B’s Value  Hospital executive leaders use business data to make key decisions. Bhupinder discusses what decisions data can influence, the analysis hospital leadership requests most often, and how her work supports hospital efforts to communicate how they use their 340B savings.

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