September 2020
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HPV Update  

Advancing safe, affordable and sustainable healthcare

30 September 2020

HealthShare Victoria to commence operations 
A new centralised statewide purchasing and supply organisation will bring together the purchasing power of all of Victoria's public hospitals. HealthShare Victoria will manage the purchase, supply and distribution of health-related goods, services and equipment across our hospitals from 1 January 2021. Read more

Respirator mask 'ready reckoner' now available on HPV website
An online compendium of key clinical information about respirator masks and accessories procured by HPV is now available. 
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Local manufacturers to supply ventilators to Victorian public hospitals
Four local ventilator manufacturers have secured orders from HPV to supply Victorian public hospitals as part of a collaborative government initiative to source products from local businesses. Read more

ICT Procurement Group drives greater value for the health sector
A server storage cluster sourcing activity undertaken by HPV in May 2020 and supported by the health sector’s ICT Procurement Group has achieved total benefits of $3.32 million by boosting purchasing power, improving pricing and reducing duplication. Read more

HPV Customer Survey out in October
The HPV 2020 customer survey will be sent to health services in October and we would like to hear what you think of our engagement, support, systems and tools. Read more

Process pilots inform Common Catalogue roll-out for rural and regional health services
A small group of regional health services taking part in HPV’s Common Catalogue implementation process pilots have helped streamline adoption processes for other health services. Read more

New toolkit and monthly forums support health services with Modern Slavery reporting
HPV has published a Modern Slavery toolkit to support health services in preparing their first Modern Slavery Statement. Read more

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Health Purchasing Victoria
Level 34 Casselden, 2 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne, VIC 3000 Australia
Phone: 03 9947 3700

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