Congratulations to Littlehampton Medical Centre and Inglis Medical Centre. They both feature in the latest national RACGP (Royal Australian College of General Practitioners) magazine. The RACGP each year recognises practices for their approach to patient’s health and wellbeing. The award criteria takes into account a number of factors, including services offered to patients, health promotion initiatives in place, provision of high-quality care to patients and involvement in general practice training.
NATIONAL WINNER was Collie River Valley Medical Centre (WA), with other state Winners Camp Hill Healthcare (Qld), Inglis Medical Centre (Vic), Littlehampton Medical Centre (SA), and Hornsby-Brooklyn GP Unit (NSW).
Inglis Medical Centre
Inglis Medical Centre provides holistic quality family medical care to the community of Sale and its surrounds. Its passionate team covers a wide range of medical expertise from mental health, paediatrics, obstetrics, and women’s health to wound care, acupuncture, immunisation, and counselling. Purpose built in 2010, the centre is also a dedicated teaching practice with links with the University of Melbourne and Monash University.
Littlehampton Medical Centre
Set in a small town in the Adelaide Hills, this practice is a state-of-the-art facility that was established three years ago. It offers a diverse range of multidisciplinary primary care from preventive services through to complex general practice procedural services such as obstetrics. The clinic’s implementation of modern staff management programs and investment in the adoption of the latest in online resources and technology also ensures continual innovation and improvement in the practice.
Source: AAPM Magazine December 2015
Chartered Accountant, Chartered Tax Adviser, Registered Tax Agent, Former AGPAL Surveyor 10 years of service
David Dahm is CEO and founder of the national medical and healthcare chartered accounting firm Health and Life and global Founder and CEO of the not for profit project the International Healthcare Standards and Ethics Board (www.ihseb.org)
After a serious work related car accident in 1989, and nine operations later I continue to be a patient and provider advocate. I enter my third decade as a national Chartered Accountant for Medical and Healthcare practices in Australia. I am a former 10-year Australian General Practice Accreditation surveyor. I come from a medico family. I have served on the AAPM national Board and was the inaugural national Chair of the Certified Practice Manager CPM post nominal. I continue to provide accounting tax and practice management advice to many practices all over Australia.
You know who you are and I thank you for this real honour and privilege to serve you and your community through you. Note, I am not a lawyer please seek appropriate legal and accounting advice. This information is for general information and discussion only.