International Medical Equipment Tenders with Presence of World’s Well-Known companies
Sayed Ebrahim Raeision, the head of HOA and senior advisor on economic cooperation to the Health Minister, had his second meeting with Biomedical Engineering Association (BEA) and Union of Medical Equipment Merchants (UMM) on Sunday, July 16, 2017. Raeision updated these two main actors of Iran’s medical equipment about HOA’s new policies for conducting international tenders for procurement of medical devices.
UMM and BEA also shared their concerns about HOA’s new policies, and their role in the market. “Despite having different agenda, we are all on the same page”, Raeision said to explain the benefits of conducting international tenders not only for players of this market, but also for final beneficiaries who are patients. The HOA’s head added considering the limitation of financial resources of the HOA in procurement of medical equipment we need to allocate them correctly and also seek for new resources.
The senior advisor to the Health Minister mentioned “nowadays, many ministries and organizations prefer to procure through international tenders to enjoy its benefits for their organizations, as well as Iran. HOA welcomes international reputable companies to take part in these tenders.