Do you not eat well or sleep well? Do you have the time to do something about it? This section will help you work out whether we can help you.

We provide a free of charge no obligation video teleconference or face to face consult which includes a review of your key practice documents and plans. To get the best out of our chat, here are some key questions you need to ask yourself:

There are 3 key steps to becoming a Health and Life Client.

It is important for you to understand what help you do and don’t need. In this section we have provided Frequently Asked Questions and a Best Practice Management Tips checklist on practice management issues. These tools will help you to quickly identify and prioritise the issues that keep you awake at night. Read on…
Not all accounting or consulting firms are the same. We are here to make a difference and have specialised in the healthcare industry especially with medical, dental and allied health practices. The first step is to understand that over 20 years we have developed a solid and proven track record.. We do know what we are on about. Read on…
The third step is how to engage a free no obligation meeting anywhere in Australia to test whether we can really help you. At this point you can decide whether you would like to become a Consulting, Accounting and Taxation client or just a Consulting client. Basically this means you are a client that may need a significant restructuring or just require improvements to your existing arrangements.  In this section we detail what you can expect from us when you take either pathway. Read on…

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About me: David Dahm BA (Acc.), CA., FCPA, CTA, FFin, CPM, FAAPM, FAIM, FGLF.

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 (

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.