Healthcare and Practice Management Consulting


"Community Health and Lifestyle Precints" - Concept Model


2002 – Super Clinics or Health and Lifestyle Community Precincts

We developed in 2002 the first sustainable Health and Lifestyle Community Precinct model. We focussed on co-located integrated care that is not reliant on government funding, and including specialists, GPs, allied health practitioners, day surgery, hospital and primary care teaching, childcare services, banking and shopping facilities. This won national bipartisan political support at all levels of government.

Inspired leadership and strategic thinking 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.