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Internal Audit

We recognise that the ever increasing pace and complexity of change within the NHS means that organisations now require a different type of internal audit service.

Audit Yorkshire provides a professional service that meets and exceeds the Public Sector Internal Audit Standards, which NHS Internal Auditors are required to comply with. We are also compliant with the HFMA 2018 Audit Committee Handbook in our provision of an independent and objective assurance and consultancy service designed to add value and improve the organisation’s operations.

Our team use their skills and knowledge to add value through suggesting how processes can be further refined to enhance the effectiveness and efficiency of risk and governance processes. The systematic approach used is designed to support organisations to achieve their objectives.

Where appropriate our team use technology and advanced sampling and statistical analysis techniques to identify any key trends that may be impacting on the effectiveness of internal controls.

Providing excellent patient care and reducing clinical risk is core to NHS business. Similarly, Audit Yorkshire regards Quality Governance as an essential element of our Internal Audit Plan’s. Our ability to provide a high standard of service in this area is supported by the clinical knowledge and expertise of the qualified nurse associates on our team.

Audit Yorkshire is able to bring the right skills, knowledge and experience to meet client needs. Our whole approach is based upon working with clients to identify their risks, assurance and value added requirements. This requires strong and consistent relationships to be built between clients and our team.