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Audit Program

The process by which an auditor reviews activities to identify inefficiencies, reduce costs, and otherwise achieve organizational objectives. The auditing process differs each time an audit occurs, depending on the client's size, complexity, and other factors. However, the auditing process always aims to ensure the accuracy of reports and compliance with regulations and policies. See also: Audit, Auditing procedure.
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However, $22 million of the total amount collected represented money the DOR believes it would have collected through existing audit programs.
We, therefore, assigned a high priority to a hospital bill audit program.
In response to the expanded audit programs planned for 2011 as well as requests from providers across the country, we are happy to extend our Cash for Clunkers program," added Brooke.
The HIPAA Random Audit program is being refocused and redefined to make it more relevant to finding and correcting some of the most prevalent security and privacy compliance issues, based on the experience gained in the 2012 audits of 115 HIPAA covered entities
Michael Stockard, Director of Oncor's Energy Efficiency Programs, announced the Residential Energy Audit Program for existing homeowners.
During an address to the American Animal Science Association in July 2012, Grandin called the audit program "the most important accomplishment of my animal welfare career" because of its wide acceptance impact.
Top-notch audit organizations today use sophisticated software to analyze large databases of transactional information; evaluate hardware and software controls; assess risk; develop audit plans; prepare and review audit programs and workpapers; catalog and retrieve best practices information; write reports; prepare presentations; and perform other audit administration functions.
Paul Beatley, Enhesa Director, will provide an overview of the key elements needed in any good EHS compliance audit program and what are some of the best practices in this regard.
The EnergyCheckup webservice is generally available and can be configured by GeoPraxis to meet the needs of any utility residential audit program.
The MTC Audit Committee is composed of representatives from the states in the MTC Audit Program.
However, the mix of electronic data to physical data within a taxpayer's accounting system does determine whether the review of electronic records serves as a function of the overall tax audit program or functions as the overall tax audit program itself.
On July 5, 2004, The Federal Aviation Administration approved the IATA Operational Safety Audit Program.