Catholic Negotiating Alliance (CNA) – Request for Pricing (RFP) for Pharmaceuticals

The Catholic Negotiating Alliance (CNA) will soon be undertaking a Request for Pricing (RFP) for the procurement of pharmaceuticals by a number of its member hospitals, and have engaged PharmConsult to manage the RFP process.

The CNA member hospitals participating in the RFP are:

  • St John of God Health Care – for supply to SJG Subiaco (WA), SJG Ballarat (Vic), SJG Richmond (NSW), SJG Burwood (NSW) and SJG Hawkesbury District Health Service (NSW) hospitals;
  • Cabrini Health, Melbourne (Vic);
  • Mater Misericordiae Ltd – for supply to the Mater Health hospitals in Brisbane (Qld).

Contracts awarded as a result of the RFP will commence on 1 November 2019 and will have a duration of 2 years with an option to extend for a further year.

The indicative timeline for the RFP process is as follows:

  • RFP release                                                                     20/05/2019
  • Closing date for RFP responses                               24/06/2019
  • Award decision / notification                                    12/08/2019
  • Commencement of supply under Contract          01/11/2019

If your organisation is interested in participating in this RFP, please contact Madeline Hills of PharmConsult on 0401730116, or at

Submissions for the RFP have now closed. Successful suppliers have received notification of the outcomes.