Anaesthesia small equipment

Pharmac has now completed national contracting for anaesthesia small equipment and consumable devices that are purchased by Health NZ | Te Whatu Ora for use in hospitals or in the community across New Zealand.

Included within the scope of anaesthesia small equipment and consumable devices

  • Airway Visualisation Devices
  • Acute (Short Term) Airway Management Devices
  • Anaesthesia Face Masks
  • Rebreather Bags and Manual Resuscitators
  • Bite Blocks (excluding dental bite blocks)
  • Carbon Dioxide Absorbents
  • Anaesthetic Circuits, Filters and Connectors
  • Gas Sampling Consumables
  • Depth of Anaesthesia Monitoring Equipment and Consumables
  • Cricothyrotomy Kits

List of contracted products

Search the Schedule addendum [PDF, 13 MB] for "anaesthesia products".

Search the Schedule spreadsheet [XLSX, 12 MB] for "anaesthesia products".

Suppliers under national contract

Avanos Medical Australia Pty Ltd (formerly Halyard Australia Pty Limited) 

Device Technologies New Zealand Limited

Draeger New Zealand Limited

InterMed Medical Limited

Jackson Allison Medical & Surgical Limited

Medipak Surgical NZ Limited

Medtronic New Zealand Limited

MedXus Limited

Obex Medical Limited


Teleflex Medical New Zealand Limited

Universal Specialties Limited

W M Bamford & Co Limited


The contracts above are as a result of the RFP released in March 2017.  

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