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medical devices

Feedback summary from the consultation on managing fairer access 

The feedback summary is now available from PHARMAC's consultation on managing fairer access to hospital medical devices. 

The consultation was open from 5 March 2019 and closed on 28 June 2019. 

About our role in device management

Categories of devices under PHARMAC contracts

News and updates on our hospital medical devices programme

Medical devices are products and equipment that are generally used on, in or by a person for a diagnostic or therapeutic purpose. They include consumable and durable products, implantables and complex equipment – everything from a cotton swab to an orthopaedic implant and a home dialysis machine.