Innovative Strategies for a Successful Clinical Audit

Financial and clinical performance increasingly are interwoven in the healthcare environment. Audits of clinical processes provide an essential “third line of defense” against clinical risk. Internal auditors and clinicians can collaborate to identify actions to improve care delivery and patient outcomes.

Reprinted with permission from "New Perspectives," the journal of the Association of Healthcare Internal Auditors Inc., Winter 2016. Copyright 2016. Association of Healthcare Internal Auditors Inc.