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 2016 - 17 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 2017 / 2018

Activity nameComplexity QuadrantEstimated Quarter
for Engagement

Custom Packs

 Strategic 

Q1

Total Parenteral Nutrition (TPN)

 Focused 

Q1

Mammography 

 Focused  

Q1

General Maintenance Services

 Leverage

Q2

Transfusion Blood Bank Instrumentation 

 Focused 

Q2

Lift Maintenance 

 Strategic 

Q2

HVAC

 Strategic 

Q3

Print Services

 Strategic 

Q3

CCTV

 Transactional

Q3

Lottery Ticketing 

 Focused

Q4

Nurse Call System 

 Focused

Q4

Fire services FocusedQ4