Newswire Weekly – European Public Procurement Update

Public Procurement news snippets from around Europe

Final Meeting of the EcoQuip Project – Bologna in October

Using innovation procurement to help healthcare

A Case of Private Sector versus Public Body Going Head to Head for Community Adult Care Provision – Part 2

Part 2 – this case serves to highlight what will certainly be a more commonly encountered issue going forward

EU-Funded Innovation Procurement in the Healthcare Sector – A Workshop

This workshop is for stakeholders to discuss barriers, enablers and mobilization of the market to address common unmet needs.

EU Directive Provides SPP Opportunities for European Health Authorities

About 80% of healthcare products are thrown away after a single use: room for sustainability improvements.

Ebola shows the importance of considering “black swan” risks

But the disease was considered someone else’s problem

Ireland’s Health Service Executive has power to improve transparency

More public information would help suppliers and ultimately contracting authorities