Doctors and Staff Contracts: Finally the video!

Finally, after a number of requests, thanks to our friend Gary Smith from Armchair Medical and the East Melbourne PHN, we have produced a live recording from the East Melbourne PHN seminar series David Dahm recently presented on Doctor and Staff Contracts. We hope this video will clear up any common confusion between contactors and […]

1st July 2021 new 2.5% Award and 10% Super pay rise or freeze?!

1st July 2021 new 2.5% Award and 10% Super pay rise or freeze?! This article was first published by the Medical Republic on 13th July 2021. From 1st July 2021Medicare rebates on average went up by 0.9%, Fair Work wages up by 2.5%, COVID19 skyrocketing cost$ and more over time is now a criminal offence (Vic […]

Overtime is not a badge of honour: it is a warning sign!- Part One

Overtime is not a badge of honour: It is a warning sign! This is Part One of the article Overtime is not a badge of honour: it is a warning sign! This article was first published by the Medical Republic on 15th June 2021. Overtime and staff burnout is your greatest challenge and opportunity. Three […]

Want a higher “Red Book friendly” pathology rent?: How you go about it matters!

Want a higher “Red Book friendly” pathology rent?: How you go about it matters! This article was first published by the Medical Republic on 20th April 2021. Editor update: 27th June 2021 In the original article below we highlighted the need for an independent valuation by an industry expert with experience in valuing pathology collection […]

Don’t use the “C” Contractor Word! – Part Two

This is Part Two of the article “Don’t use the “C” (Contractors) Word”. I cover practical examples and key court cases that best illustrate check common mistakes many practices make.   This is Part Two of a two-part series. Part Two of this topic covers practical court case examples of what I commonly see practices […]

Don’t use the “C” Contractor Word! – Part One

  This article was first published by the Medical Republic on the 6th of April 2021. When a practice manager, doctor, or doctor owner says “our doctors are contractors” without realising it you may be opening a whole can of worms for your practice. Even your website that states “Our Doctors” could trigger an audit! […]

How much is my practice worth?

This article has been published in the Medical Republic 9/3/2021 – Find article here I have been asked this question more times than I have had hot dinners.  This has increased in recent times given GP practice acquisition race is on again and eye watering prices are being paid! ! If you own a General Practice […]

ATO raises the bar on income splitting and related entities

This article has been published in the Medical Republic on 9/3/2021 – Find article here   Doctors and practices that use medical practice companies and trusts to bill their patients predominantly for labour services to reduce their tax are likely to be impacted by a new ATO ruling that starts later this year. Commencing 1st […]

Doctors Pay Calculator

Over 25 years in service Over 1,000+ users Only Chartered Accountant and nationally registered tax agent developed and approved Cloud service available Easily keep track of all your signed provider contracts ARE YOU BEING PAID CORRECTLY? Introducing Doctors Pay (Service Fee) Calculator Does your practice provide the following information so you can prepare your BAS […]