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ex·ter·nal au·dit

(eks-tĕr'năl aw'dit)
A verification of health care records by someone outside the organization to be sure that the health care facility is maintaining professional standards.
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The research study provides estimates for Global Financial Audit Software Forecast till 2025*.
The committee denied reports that a financial audit is already being conducted by the State Department of Co-operatives, saying this was not the presidential task force's proposal.
Meanwhile, reliable sources have confirmed to the GDN that the Justice, Islamic Affairs and Endowments Ministry has requested an audit from the Administrative and Financial Audit Bureau.
Jennifer Rufo, Maynilad's head for stakeholders communications office, said Maynilad doesn't object MWSS-RO's decision to conduct an annual financial audit.
A letter to that effect, which was signed by the Minister and dated January 31, 2019, was to pave the way for a thorough and uninterrupted technical and financial audit report of the mining entity.
They apply this framework to financial audits in India, Britain, and the US, then compare them in terms of select parameters.
Now that Vice President Jejomar Binay has resigned as the chair of the Housing and Urban Development Coordinating Council, I am most respectfully asking the Commission on Audit to conduct a performance and financial audit of all the shelter agencies during the period of time that he was chair, Pimentel said in his letter to COA chairperson Michael Aguinaldo dated June 29,2015.
A member of the financial audit team states: "As a fairly recent recruit I would love to say the WAO is an organisation on the up, but everything I see tells me the opposite.
TUNIS (TAP) - The Presidency of the Republic will submit to administrative and financial audit at its demand, High Administrative and Financial Audit Committee (HCCAF) Chairman Ghazi Jribi told TAP news agency.
The 2nd batch includes "74" persons representing the Religious Guidance delegation, the Administrative and Financial delegation, the Supervising delegation on Hajj campaigns, the Medical delegation, the Royal Oman Police (ROP) delegation, the Scouting delegation, the Media delegation and the delegation of the State's Administrative and Financial Audit Institute "SFI".
The aim of the present study is to examine and evaluate the importance of the IS audit function in the financial audit, the important functions of auditors in controlling the government and the bureaucracy by providing information to policymakers and citizens, the need for public sector auditors to control their body of knowledge, and the influence of auditor expertise on public expenditure.
Through our financial audit work we audit the accounts of all government departments and a wide range of other public sector bodies.

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