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Suction Consumables

This contract offers a range of suction products including yankuers, suction tubes, canister and liners, suction machines and drainage products used to clear patients airways of blood, saliva, vomit, or other secretions so that they are able to breathe. 

The products can be used in variety of settings including Accident and Emergency departments and Intensive Care Units.

Discontinued Lines

There are a number of discontinued lines as a consequence of the contract renewal.  The full list of products removed and potential alternatives can be viewed by clicking the link below.

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Product categories

  • Chest thoracic drainage products
  • Closed suction catheters
  • Mucus extractors
  • Open suction catheters
  • Portable suction machines
  • Suction connecting and bubble tubing
  • Suction ligators
  • Suction liners and associated accessories
  • Tips and sets
  • Yankauer and suction tubes.


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Key Benefits

Opportunities to save

  • Commitment discount opportunities - from suppliers on contract 
  • Opportunities to save - choose from branded or none branded products with competitive pricing
  • Save time and money - no need to go through your own tender process
  • Save by spending less time ordering - use our simple online ordering, reduced administration time consolidated invoicing direct to your accounts department
  • Achieve your savings targets - we can help you lower operational costs
  • End to end electronic capability -  helping you reduce purchasing costs

Specialist Knowledge and Support

  • Account Management -  helping you identify savings opportunities for your trust
  • Procurement  - specific experience and expertise within your specialist areas, helping enhance your product range, choice and value
  • Clinical Nurse Advisors  - on hand to independently help you set up and run product evaluations and clinical trials
  • Customer Service - dedicated teams of professionals providing a rapid response to all your queries
  • Implementation Teams  - help with bespoke implementation programmes, systems training and coordinate ordering system interface and set up delivery locations or requisition points
  • Same level of support - provided by suppliers as when dealing direct.

Peace of mind

  • Reliability - dependable deliveries and response service
  • Framework Agreement awarded in accordance with European Procurement Legislation
  • Data safety sheets - available via our on-line catalogue
  • Sustainable development - NHS Supply Chain recognise the importance of sustainable development in creating a better quality of life both now and for future generations.
  • ISO certificated - International Standard for Environment Management System.

For further information please contact your NHS Supply Chain account manager.

NHS Supply Chain is operated by DHL Supply Chain Limited as agent for the NHS Business Services Authority.

Key Information



  • Reference2011/S 81-133249
  • Launch Date03/05/2016
  • Expiry Date02/12/2018
  • Supply RouteStocked | Blue Diamond | e-direct |
  • Areas CoveredTop Proven Switches | Clinical | Respiratory and Suction Solutions |
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