February 2005

CHAN Auditors Step into Winner’s Circle

CHAN Healthcare Auditors of Clayton, Mo., the internal audit firm formed in 1997 through a collaboration of Catholic Health Initiatives and Ascension Health, was featured on the MSNBC news network. CHAN was the subject of “The Winner’s Circle,” a segment presented by sports personality Terry Bradshaw, which features successful businesses. CHAN’s Winner’s Circle segment explained how the company helps health care providers fulfill their stewardship responsibilities through internal auditing services. CHAN’s unique operating model places associates on site at the hospitals they serve, including Catholic Health Initiatives’ market-based organizations. While they remain independent consultants, CHAN’s associates become integrated into the leadership teams at their client hospitals. CHAN is the only company in the United States that focuses exclusively on providing internal audit services to the health care industry. CHAN currently has more than 225 associates serving 20 health care clients. To view The Winner’s Circle segment featuring CHAN, visit www.chanllc.com.