David Richstone Elected Chair of Association of Healthcare Internal Auditors
David Richstone, Audit Director for Medical Audits in the Office of Audit and Advisory Services, has been elected Chair of the Association of Healthcare Internal Auditors (AHIA).
AHIA, with 1,595 members nationwide, is the premier professional association for health care internal auditors. Richstone has served on its Board of Directors for the past two years.
“David has been very active in AHIA for 20 years, both locally and nationally,” said Blanca Malagon, Chief Audit Executive in the Office of Audit and Advisory Services. “This appointment evidences his commitment to the health care internal auditing profession.”
Richstone oversees University internal audits relating to the medical enterprise. He joined the University in 2009, bringing with him more than 15 years of health care audit experience. He received a B.S. in finance and accounting, and an M.B.A. in accounting. He is a Certified Public Accountant, a Certified Internal Auditor and holds a Certification in Risk Management Assurance.