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File #: 19-3189    Version:
Type: Contract Status: Passed
File created: 8/1/2019 In control: Sheriff's Office
On agenda: 8/19/2019 Final action: 8/19/2019
Title: Vote on a request to approve the Southern Health Partners agreement and authorize the County Manager to execute the agreement.
Indexes: Comp Plan Goal 2: Preserve, protect, and enable agriculture and forestry.
Attachments: 1. 13th Amendment Southern Health Partnership July 1 2019-June 30 2020, 2. FY20 Price Increase

Title

Vote on a request to approve the Southern Health Partners agreement and authorize the County Manager to execute the agreement.

Abstract

Action Requested: Vote on a request to approve the Southern Health Partners agreement and authorize the County Manager to execute the agreement.

                     

Introduction & Background: Southern Health Partners provides all inmate healthcare.

                     

Discussion & Analysis: Southern Health Partners has requested a 3% increase to provide medical services to the detention center. This request is acceptable.

 

How does this relate to the Comprehensive Plan: GOAL #2:   Ensure effective, efficient government that is responsive to the needs and input of all residents. This rate increase will allow Southern Health Partners to keep pace with the current market to keep strong, well-qualified staff in corrections and cover the growing costs of providing medical services.

                     

Budgetary Impact: Our current contract with Southern Health Partners is $148,736.04. Southern Health Partners has requested a 3% increase for FY2020. The requested annual amount would be 153,198.12

There is money in the current budget FY 2020 to cover the $4,462.08 increase.

Recommendation: Motion to approve the Southern Health Partners agreement and authorize the County Manager to execute the agreement.