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What are the components of a Financial Audit Program?

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There are various core components of a financial audit program. First, an understanding of a financial audit:

  • A financial audit is a regular exercise carried out by qualified professionals from within or outside, to check the financial health of an organization
  • It involves having to verify, examine and analyze the various data…
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Added by John Robinson on November 30, 2017 at 5:37am — No Comments

What is logistics and supply chain management?

What is logistics and supply chain management

Logistics and supply chain management (SCM) constitute a very important element of businesses. Getting the logistics and supply chain management aspects right is necessary for the smooth flow of products from their source to destination, during the course of which many activities need to be performed.

Logistics and supply chain management is emerging as a…

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Added by John Robinson on November 29, 2017 at 4:53am — No Comments

The FDA’s Adverse Event Reporting Requirements

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The adverse event reporting system is an important highlight of the FDA’s adverse event reporting requirements. This is the mechanism through which adverse event reporting requirements are listed out for the FDA to take further action.

The adverse event reporting system may be understood as being a database…

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Added by John Robinson on November 28, 2017 at 5:43am — No Comments

The vital area of Pharmaceutical Process Engineering

Pharmaceutical Process Engineering is an often-overlooked area in the field of pharmaceutical manufacturing. It calls for a high degree of precision and coordinates technical expertise and communication between professionals involved at diverse levels of the manufacturing unit, such as pharmaceutical researchers, chemical engineers and industrial. It is concerned with how pharmaceutical development is related to the application of major concepts and…

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Added by Adam Fleaming on November 28, 2017 at 5:27am — No Comments

Construction safety training

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Construction safety specialists naturally examine and investigate building locations to recognize probable physical, chemical and biological threats. They also discussion sufferers of workstation fates and dangers, produce reports and protective strategies for managers, maintain a record or logbook of civil site actions and recommend customers on proper workstation procedures.

Fresh construction safety officers may be appointed…

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Added by Nakul Pratap on November 27, 2017 at 2:40am — No Comments

Internal Audit Checklist for HIPAA

The internal audit checklist for HIPAA is one of the primary elements of HIPAA implementation. The passage of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) by the U.S. Congress in 1996 was aimed at regulating the way and process by which healthcare institutions across the country reveal the medical information of their patients.

The Department of…

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Added by John Robinson on November 24, 2017 at 4:45am — No Comments

Differences between Device and Drug Clinical Research

Medical devices and drugs clinical research have their differences in approach and methodology. It is necessary to have a clear understanding of these differences if one embarks upon a study involving either or both of these.

Some of the major differences between device and drug clinical research include:

Requirement for a study:

One of the important differences between device and…

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Added by Roger Steven on November 23, 2017 at 6:17am — No Comments

Philippine anti-drug agency chief vows 'rule of law'

The new chief of the Philippines’ anti-drug agency has promised a fresh approach to the controversial war on drugs, “based on the rule of law”.

Aaron Aquino said that since he took over in August, only one suspect had been killed in 1,341 operations.

Thousands have died in the anti-drug campaign since it was launched by President Rodrigo Duterte in 2016.

Rights groups say Mr Duterte has sanctioned extrajudicial killings by vigilantes…

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Added by Adam Fleaming on November 23, 2017 at 4:54am — No Comments

What are the potential areas of risk management?

What are the potential areas of risk management.jpg The most critical aspect of risk management is the identification of potential areas of risk management. This helps the organization to stay focused on the areas in which it could possibly face risks, rather than taking an aimless view and shooting about in the dark.

In a very broad sense, the potential areas of risk management include all areas of a business, because simply…

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Added by John Robinson on November 23, 2017 at 4:41am — No Comments

Biotech and Pharmaceutical Courses are a gateway to a challenging and flourishing career

Biotech and Pharmaceutical Courses are a gateway to a challenging and flourishing career With over four million employed directly or in allied sectors and catering to the world’s largest market and research area, biotech and pharma is a fast growing industry. Its courses are designed to prepare individuals for this giant industry.

Biotech and pharmaceutical courses are much sought after by aspiring…

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Added by John Robinson on November 22, 2017 at 5:09am — No Comments

Recycling dangers and how to avoid them

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There is a danger that we try to recycle absolutely everything these days, when realistically not everything can be recycled.  We are also predispositioned to recycle all our household waste, but there are a few dangers we should all be aware of.

 

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Added by Alex on November 22, 2017 at 2:00am — No Comments

Things to Keep In Mind for Effective Muscle Building

The American Heart Association and the ACSM or “American College of Sports Medicine”had actually come up with their latest recommendations for physical fitness and activity. They suggested that Americans must perform and incorporate some sort of a resistance training program along with their regular cardio workouts minimum twice every week and they must focus on making the major muscle group work actively. Here are some of the things to keep in mind and follow religiously if you wish to…

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Added by Silvia Watson on November 21, 2017 at 8:18am — No Comments

Understanding the importance and benefits of auditing Quality Management Systems

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Auditing Quality Management Systems is a core requirement for ensuring that Quality Management Systems – defined as “…a set of policies, processes and procedures required for planning and execution” in the core business area of an organization, meaning those that impact the ability of the organization to meet…

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Added by John Robinson on November 21, 2017 at 5:20am — No Comments

Finance chiefs say bitcoin is 'real' but many think it's in a bubble right now

Bitcoin is a “real” asset but it’s currently in a bubble, according to a CNBC survey of global finance bosses, with many calling it a “fraud.”

Ninety-seven chief financial officers (CFOs) on CNBC’s Global CFO Council were asked their view on bitcoin. Out of the…

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Added by Adam Fleaming on November 21, 2017 at 5:12am — No Comments

Bid Goodbye to Body Aches and Pains with Medium Firm Mattresses!

When it comes to buying a mattress, it is imperative that your body gets the right support and cushioning it needs. Your spine should not face discomfort when you are sleeping. It is crucial for you to ensure that you buy a mattress that is medium firm in nature so that you get the right support for your body. At the same time, it is essential for you to ensure that the mattress you buy is a good brand as they will use top quality materials when it comes to its manufacture. …

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Added by Silvia Watson on November 20, 2017 at 8:00am — No Comments

Good Manufacturing Practices are essential for ensuring quality

Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs) constitute one of the core components that go into the manufacture and distribution of foods, drugs and other pharmaceutical products. Good Manufacturing Practices are prescribed by regulatory agencies from around the world, the FDA and the EMA being among them.

The guidelines set out by these regulatory…

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Added by John Robinson on November 20, 2017 at 5:22am — No Comments

Great Tips to Maintain Good Mental Health

It is of a great importance to take care of yourself and enjoy the life to the fullest. Making simple changes to how you live doesn't need to take up loads of time or cost a fortune. Is there any reason not to start today?…

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Added by Silvia Watson on November 20, 2017 at 1:00am — No Comments

How Can Crossfit Training Keep You Healthy and Fit?

CrossFit is the best way to keep your body active, your mind intrigued and your system alive. This is a high-intensity workout routine that involves strength building, muscle building and weight training activities along with intense aerobic workouts. People who indulge in CrossFitting at least once in a week are faster, nimbler and retain top shape throughout the workout time span.…

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Added by Silvia Watson on November 19, 2017 at 2:27am — No Comments

Regulations in the US and EU Dealing with Combination Products

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Registering and maintaining combination products in the US and the EU is a bit tricky, because these are disparate markets that are governed by different sets of regulations which are independent of each other. So, any business that wants to market combination products into the US or the EU must be completely aware of the nature and…

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Added by John Robinson on November 17, 2017 at 5:22am — No Comments

Current and future USFDA food import and export safety regulations

The US economy’s appetite for ingesting food imports is phenomenal, to use a mild term. How else does one describe an economy that takes in $49 billion a year? Considering that the FDA is the sole regulating agency that is tasked with overseeing imports of this magnitude, who can envy its responsibility? This is not all that the FDA does: its allied regulatory agencies monitor about half a million facilities in the US and abroad.

Since foods from…

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Added by Adam Fleaming on November 17, 2017 at 5:22am — No Comments

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FMEA in medical devices can work better when mated with ISO 14971

Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA) is a core aspect of risk management and risk analysis in medical devices. FMEA is essentially about analyzing the reasons for which a problem arises and the effects it has on the system. In the field of medical devices, it is absolutely critical to understand the failure mode and effects because the consequences of not doing this can be disastrous and many times, even…See More
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At our company we have a lot of forklift traffic that has to share the same aisles as our pedestrians. We limit the speed of our lifts to 3 mph.  I am wanting to find out what requirements for…Continue

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The career world has rapidly changed and these days, long-term careers and people working in just one job are slowly but steadily becoming a thing of the past. In fact, according to research, in the…Continue

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