Interventional radiology

Pharmac has now completed national contracting for interventional radiology devices purchased by Te Whatu Ora for use in hospitals or in the community across New Zealand.

Included within the scope of interventional radiology

  • Catheters used in IR procedures
  • Catheters (other)
    • Specialty catheters
    • Catheter repair kit
    • Catheter securing device
    • Insertion/access sets
  • Introducer sheaths
  • Guide wires used in IR procedures
  • Peripherally inserted stents/grafts
  • IR needles
  • Thrombectomy/flow diversion devices
  • Endarterectomy devices
  • Embolization agents
  • IVC filters
  • Ablation therapy
  • Accessories & miscellaneous items (only used in IR procedures)

List of contracted products

Suppliers under PHARMAC national contract


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

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