10 lessons practices can take from corporates

1. Profit is a not a dirty word

“Making a profit is part of having a sustainable practice,” says David Dahm, CEO of Health & Life, a consultancy for medical practices. “Profits help you provide better access to good healthcare and to reinvest in and diversify your services, and to pay your staff better. They also give you wider choices — for example, whether to bulk bill patients in need.”