School district audit focus
School districts have asked the State Auditor’s Office to let them know in advance the areas they can expect auditors to emphasize in upcoming audits..  This list will help your district prepare for audits examining FY 2016.  If you have questions, your local audit team is available year round; they can answer technical questions and point you to additional guidance on specific areas of audit.  To learn more and read the list, click here.
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  • Workforce Development: Identifying CTE Student Outcomes
    This performance audit found data about students in career and technical education can help identify their postsecondary outcomes.
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  • Performance Audit 2016 Progress Report
    This special report follows up on the actions agencies have taken to implement performance audit recommendations made in recent years.
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  • Barriers to Home Care Aide Certification
    A new performance audit found some applicants encounter barriers in the training and exam phases and drop out; those with limited English proficiency faced further barriers.
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  • Medical Discipline in Washington
    Performance audit recommends merging boards regulating medical and osteopathic doctors to ensure consistent treatment of complaints.
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  • Economical and Efficient Printing
    This follow-up performance audit considered progress made in reducing printing costs statewide. More could be done, especially in print management strategies.
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  • Effects of Public Records Requests on Governments
    This performance audit found policy issues that the Legislature could address and practices that can help governments manage and respond to public records requests.
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  • ReportTypeReleased
    Bellingham School District No 501Accountability3/27/2017view report
    Bellingham School District No 501Financial and Federal3/27/2017view report
    Chelan County Fire Protection District No 6Accountability3/27/2017view report
    City of Moses LakeFinancial3/27/2017view report
    Cle Elum-Roslyn School District No 404Financial and Federal3/27/2017view report
    Everett Housing AuthorityFinancial and Federal3/27/2017view report
    Franklin CountyAccountability3/27/2017view report
    Grand Coulee Dam School District No 301Accountability3/27/2017view report
    Grand Coulee Dam School District No 301Financial and Federal3/27/2017view report
    Greater Columbia Behavioral Health OrganizationAccountability3/27/2017view report
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    Greater Columbia Behavioral Health OrganizationFinancial and Federal3/27/2017view report
    Industrial Insurance Appeals, Board ofAccountability3/27/2017view report
    Issaquah School District No 411Accountability3/27/2017view report
    Public Hospital District No 2 of Snohomish CountyCPA3/27/2017view report
    Puyallup School District No 3Financial and Federal3/27/2017view report

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