Melbourne Health are at the forefront of implementing Strategic Sourcing and Category Management approaches to procurement activity within Public Healthcare.

Price is important, but we are really looking to develop long term partnerships with suppliers that are adaptable and innovative, who take accountability, and who can help deliver real and lasting value.

When sourcing goods and services from the market, we are committed to following open, fair, and transparent sourcing processes.

The Annual Procurement Activity Plan provides Suppliers an indication of likely Sourcing activities for Melbourne Health in this financial year. If you have any questions contact Melbourne Health Procurement.

Procurement Activity Plan 2020 / 2021

Activity nameComplexity QuadrantEstimated Quarter
for Engagement

Pharmacy - Provision of pharmaceutical wholesaler and distribution services and IV fluids

Strategic

Q1

IV Radiology – HPV Tender

Strategic

Q4

Pathology – Analyser

Strategic

Q3

Rostering System

Focused

Q4

X-Ray – Radiology

Leveraged

Q3

Engineering Services – Panel

Strategic

Q2

WorkCover Services

Focused

Q2

Vending Machines

Focused

Q2

Contract Management System (CMS)

Focused

Q2

Surgical Dressing – HPV Tender

Strategic

Q2