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Guest column: Explore using software to improve operational audits and patient safety

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February 2, 2020

by Gerry Blass, president & CEO, and Ken Reiher, VP operations, ComplyAssistant

Security risk audits are most likely part of your daily routine—walkthroughs, business associate assessments, network access testing, medical device reviews—all designed to help uncover and mitigate risks associated with protected health information.

You may even be using governance, risk, and compliance (GRC) software to help collect, organize, and manage all the data and action items associated with your security risk audits.

But what about operational audits? How do you gather information related to facility, department, and patient safety? If you’re still using spreadsheets, there’s a better way. The same GRC software can also be used to help with operational audits.

How do you gather information related to facility, department, and patient safety? If you’re still using spreadsheets, there’s a better way.



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