Annette Schandl, CPA

Senior Vice President

Annette Schandl is Senior Vice President for CHAN Healthcare and Managing Director at Crowe Horwath LLP. Annette oversees internal audit and risk consulting services for multiple CHAN Healthcare clients.

She organizes and executes annual enterprise risk assessments, develops and monitors the client audit plans and presents operational, financial, clinical, compliance and IT audit results to executive management and Audit & Compliance Committee on a regular basis. Annette collaborates with her clients to perform continuous risk assessments throughout the year through discussions with management within the corporate and local hospital systems to identify and mitigate emerging risks and to update the audit plan as appropriate.

Previously, Annette served as Senior Manager in Advisory Services for a Big Four professional services firm where she was responsible for managing audit projects at various clients, including the development of creative, practical and cost-effective recommendations for client process improvement. Her duties included planning and conducting company-wide risk assessments, co-developing audit plans to provide clients with maximum value and risk coverage and executing the annual audit plans. As an experienced Sarbanes Oxley 404 Advisor, she performed project management, risk assessment, control rationalization and control testing related to significant accounts.

Annette has more than 20 years of healthcare knowledge focusing on hospital and physician practice operations, patient care and finance. She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and The Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA). She holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and a Master’s of Science in International Business from the University of Colorado in Denver, Colorado. She also holds an Associate of Applied Science from Berufschule Garmisch in Germany.


Annette Schandl, Senior Vice President
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