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definitions

 

Broad Public Sector (BPS)

Organizations that receive funding from the Government of Ontario, including hospitals, for the purpose of purchasing goods or services for the designated broader public sector.


Clinical Champion

Champions engaged to a varying extent in a number of core activities, including education, advocacy, relationship building and boundary spanning


Group Purchasing Organizations (GPO)

An entity that helps healthcare providers-such as hospitals, nursing homes and home health agencies-realize savings and efficiencies by aggregating purchasing volume and using that leverage to negotiate discounts with manufacturers, distributors and other vendors.


 

Health Technology Assessment (HTA)

The systematic evaluation of properties, effects, and/or impacts of health technology. It is a multidisciplinary process to evaluate the social, economic, organizational and ethical issues of a health intervention or health technology. The main purpose of conducting an assessment is to inform a policy decision making.

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Medical Device Establishment License (MDEL)

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Medical Device License (MDL)

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Ontario Health Insurance Plan (OHIP)

Request for X (RFX)

OHIP is Ontario's health care plan. The plan pays for many health services persons may need.

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The strategic sourcing and procurement landscape, is a catch-all term that captures all references to Request for Information (RFI), Request for Proposal (RFP), Request for Quote (RFQ), and Request for Bid (RFB).


Share Service Organization (SSO)

Involve the integration of service activities across various areas of an organization, or across different organizations, into a single entity.


Value-Based Procurement (VBP)

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