2019 News

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28 October 2019

Ballarat Health Service innovates to locate medical equipment

The initiative enables employees to spend more time on patient care, and potentially reduces hospital costs by minimising the need to rent further items to replace equipment which might otherwise have been deemed lost. This innovative partnership won the Best Healthcare/Sport IoT Project award for hospital productivity.

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28 October 2019

HPV Annual Report now available

The report sets out HPV’s achievements for the 2018-19 reporting period, highlighting more than $130 million in benefits for health services and over $1 billion in value under HPV contract.

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28 October 2019

HPV welcomes one new Board member, and farewells another

Jane’s career has encompassed government advisory roles across a range of disciplines including procurement, supply chains and tendering. She has also assisted organisations in investigating tender processes and project delivery.

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23 September 2019

Suppliers reminded to publish data on National Product Catalogue

The Common Catalogue draws data from the NPC and will provide a single source of pricing and product information for the Victorian public health sector, resulting in supply chain efficiencies and ultimately better patient outcomes.

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