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Single Use Tourniquets

Type: Contract Extension Reference: 2021/S 000-018690 Supply Route: Stocked, Blue Diamond, eDirect
Start Date: 25 May 2022 Expiry Date: 10 March 2025

This framework starts on 25 May 2022, runs for [contract_difference] and ends on 10 March 2025. This includes a 10 month extension.

Tourniquets assist phlebotomists with venipuncture.

Products on this framework are primarily used in phlebotomy clinics but are also used across various acute and community departments. Phlebotomists use tourniquets to assess and determine the location of a suitable vein for drawing blood by applying pressure to a limb to limit – but not stop – the flow of blood. Single use tourniquets (also referred to as disposable tourniquets) significantly reduce the risk of infection from cross contamination.

Areas covered:

  • Band Tourniquet
  • Button Tourniquet
  • Pull Through Tourniquet.

See our Downloads ▼ section for the latest Product Listing which details the product information for Button Tourniquets and Pull Through Tourniquets.

There are no current national regulatory requirements within the market for Single Use Tourniquets in relation to minimum tensile strength requirements, the products on this framework therefore vary in tensile strength.

Should customers wish to review products on the new framework, samples can be ordered via your Clinical Nurse Advisor or your ICS Manager. See our Useful Links section for contact details.

Work is due to be undertaken post framework launch with internal and external stakeholders on an essential specification to help determine a threshold for tensile strength.

Savings Opportunities

Price Ranking – at-a-glance documents developed so that you can review suppliers’ prices of comparable products with ease. See our Downloads section to view the price ranking information for this framework.

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What types of Single Use Tourniquet are on the framework agreement?
Band, Button and Pull Through Tourniquets are all available to purchase through our online catalogue.

What are Single Use Tourniquets used for?
Single use tourniquets are used to restrict blood flow, with the clinical usage predominately in phlebotomy clinics, although they have medical applications across various other acute and community departments. Being single use reduces the risk of contamination and patient infection.


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  • Product Listing

    An Excel file showing the products that are included in this framework.
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  • Price Ranking

    An Excel file showing the price ranking information for single use tourniquets.
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