Non-invasive ventilation (NIV) equipment

Pharmac is currently undertaking national contracting for non-invasive ventilation equipment, oxygen concentrators, respiratory gas humidifiers and associated products purchased by Health NZ | Te Whatu Ora.

Consultation: No current consultations.

Included within the scope of non-invasive ventilation equipment

  • Non-invasive positive pressure ventilation devices (NIPPV) including:
    • Fixed pressure devices (CPAP’s)
    • Auto adjusting pressure devices (APAP’s)
    • Fixed within range for inspiratory and expiratory pressures devices (BPAP’s)
    • Variable pressure devices (VPAP’s)
  • Non-invasive negative pressure ventilation devices (NPV)
  • NIPPV and NPV specific consumables and associated products including but not limited to:
    • masks, and mask cushions, liners and frames
    • forehead spacers, pads, supports and pillows
    • nasal prongs and nasal pillow cushions
    • tubing, hoses, and connectors
    • chin straps, headgear, headgear clips and accessories
    • hose holders, clamps
    • carry bags and cases
    • spare parts and replacement batteries
    • filters
    • water chambers
    • exhalation diffusors
    • product holders and stands
    • other products associated with the use and care of NIV Products
  • Associated respiratory gas humidifiers and their associated consumables and accessories
  • Oxygen concentrators and their associated consumables and accessories.

List of contracted products

Search the Schedule addendum [PDF, 14 MB] for "Respiratory and Anaesthesia and Resuscitation".

Search the Schedule spreadsheet [XLSX, 15 MB] for "Respiratory and Anaesthesia and Resuscitation".

Suppliers under Pharmac national contract

Cubro Limited

Draeger New Zealand Limited

Fisher & Paykel Healthcare Limited

Intermed Medical Limited

Jackson Allison Medical & Surgical Limited

Obex Medical Limited

ResMed NZ Limited

Universal Specialities Limited


The contracts above are as a result of the RFP released in April 2018.

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