Please join us the morning of April 14th at the Discover
Financial Services offices in Deerfield for a presentation on report writing
to Meaningful Report Issues
- concise writing style is better for executive management -
- identifying and communicating the themes within the specific audit findings
to make the report more meaningful to management
cause - critical evaluation of findings to determine the underlying problem and
not the symptoms
language - reduce / eliminate passive voice from the writing style and limit
use of "should"
- avoid common mistakes that tarnish the credibility of the report
Michelle Horton, Director with
is a Director based in PwC's Chicago Office with over fourteen years of
experience. Michelle serves healthcare clients in external quality assessments
/ quality assurance reviews, enterprise risk assessment, internal audit
start-up and transformation, internal audit outsourcing/co-sourcing, and
internal control monitoring through design and delivery of auditing and
monitoring programs. Recently, Michelle led several internal audit
department external quality assessments for large healthcare organizations.
Michelle has led numerous internal controls, compliance, and enterprise risk
management related engagements for clients in the healthcare industry including
serving as the internal audit and control workstream lead for several large
the development and roll-out of PwC's value-based risk assessment methodology
and internal audit approach which seeks to improve the value internal audit
delivers to its key stakeholders while streamlining internal audit processes.
focused on delivering core internal audit services, Michelle has also helped a
number of healthcare organizations optimize their governance and compliance
efforts through program enhancement and delivery of compliance auditing and
Michelle is a
Certified Internal Auditor.
Time: 8:00 Registration begins / Event runs from 8:30
Location: Discover Financial Services
2500 Lake Cook Road
Riverwoods IL 60015
the campus from Lake Cook Road where you will be directed to Visitor Parking
for Building 1 by security.
event will be held in the auditorium on the conference level of Building 1
details will be sent to registered attendees
CPE: Attendees are eligible for 4 hours
and information click here: https://www.123signup.com/register?id=dnzdz