The Purchase and Stores Department of NU Hospitals maintains uninterrupted flow of materials to support the day to day functioning of the Hospital. The department takes care to procure materials economically at a cost consistent with the quality and service required. The department also provides the necessary expertise, advice, information to the internal customers of the hospital with regard to the best quality of material available in the market, supplier’s capability and performance etc. The department also strives to develop and maintain good buyer-seller relationship and promotes source development and maintains the hospital’s reputation and credibility in the market by fair dealings and prompt payments.