The Centrale d’achats et d’ingénierie biomédicale (Purchasing and Biomedical Engineering Center), CAIB, defines and implements a common purchasing policy at HUG and CHUV. It negotiates purchasing terms and establishes contracts to ensure the institutions are supplied under the best market conditions. It ensures the procurement of medical and general goods and equipment for HUG and CHUV.

CAIB is a member of the European Health Public Procurement Alliance (EHPPA).


Your invoices must be sent to the following address:

Geneva University Hospitals
Supplier Management
2, chemin du Petit-Bel-Air
1226 Thônex

Please be reminded that all your invoices must always include the HUG order number. Invoices without an order number will be returned systematically.