Learn here about the governance and policies in place at Rural Northwest Health. As a public institution, we ensure to abide by all government regulations and follow best practice. Please see below to find out about our specific governance structure and policies and contact us if you require additional information.
Information for Suppliers
Rural Northwest Health is committed to the health purchasing policies issued by HealthShare Victoria (HSV) that became mandatory on July 1, 2016. More information on procurement reform including a link to the HSV policies can be found on the HealthShare Victoria (HSV) https://healthsharevic.org.au/
The Procurement Activity Plan 2020-21 provides suppliers with an indication of likely sourcing activities for both goods and services or construction and refurbishment for Rural Northwest Health for the next 12 to 18 months. (Please note that these are indications only. No guarantee to procure is given or intended.)
Gifts, Benefits and Hospitality
Gifts, Benefits and Hospitality in Procurement Employees engaged in procurement activities shall at all times conduct their responsibilities ethically and with integrity, in accordance with the organisation’s Code of Conduct, Financial Code of Practice and related policies and guidelines, so as to promote public confidence in the integrity of our procurement processes.
Employees engaged in procurement must not accept gifts, benefits or hospitality from suppliers or their representatives or from organisations, firms or individuals with whom they have official dealings.