November 2019
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HPV Update  

Advancing safe, affordable and sustainable healthcare

November 2019 

Regional health services working towards a Common Catalogue

We’re now a step closer to implementation of the Common Catalogue at a number of regional health services with sessions underway to share the results of a data comparison between the current catalogue health services use and the Common Catalogue. Read more.

Agile procurement approach outlined at Pharmacists' conference

HPV’s Pharmaceutical Sourcing team recently outlined how HPV is delivering value through an agile procurement approach at the Society of Hospital Pharmacists of Australia (SHPA) Medication Management Conference from 14-16 November 2019. Read more.

New publication out this week

HPV Supplier News, Health Purchasing Victoria’s new biannual publication to keep suppliers up-to-date with our procurement strategy and activities is now available on the HPV website.

Upcoming social procurement opportunities and support

HPV continues to support health services in implementing their social procurement strategies and commitments under Victoria’s Social Procurement Framework. Read more.

Managing conflicts of interest

A recently-published Independent Broad-based Anti-corruption Commission (IBAC) report highlights the importance of declaring and managing conflicts of interest. Read more.

Safer Care Victoria releases bed rail guidance

Safer Care Victoria (SCV) has released new guidance on the safe use of bed rails. Read more.

Sourcing program update

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