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File #: 18-2432    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Agreement Status: Approved
File created: 12/17/2018 In control: Health and Human Services Agency
On agenda: 1/8/2019 Final action:
Title: Approval of Retroactive Amendment to Revenue Agreement No. PH-13-048 with Adventist Health Howard Memorial to Serve as an Emergency Medical Services Base Hospital, Increasing the Amount from $50,000 to $60,994, Effective July 1, 2018, through June 30, 2019
Attachments: 1. Agreement 19-003

TO: Board of Supervisors
FROM: Health and Human Services Agency
MEETING DATE: January 8, 2019


DEPARTMENT CONTACT:
Tammy Moss Chandler
PHONE:
463-7774
DEPARTMENT CONTACT:
Barbara Howe
PHONE:
472-2789


ITEM TYPE: Consent Agenda

TIME ALLOCATED FOR ITEM: N/A


AGENDA TITLE:
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Approval of Retroactive Amendment to Revenue Agreement No. PH-13-048 with Adventist Health Howard Memorial to Serve as an Emergency Medical Services Base Hospital, Increasing the Amount from $50,000 to $60,994, Effective July 1, 2018, through June 30, 2019
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RECOMMENDED ACTION/MOTION:
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Approve retroactive amendment to revenue Agreement No. PH-13-048 with Adventist Health Howard Memorial to serve as an Emergency Services Base Hospital, increasing the amount from $50,000 to $60,994, effective July 1, 2018, through June 30, 2019; authorize the Health and Human Services Agency Director or designee to sign any future amendments that do not increase the annual maximum amount; and authorize Chair to sign same.
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PREVIOUS BOARD/BOARD COMMITTEE ACTIONS:
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SUMMARY OF REQUEST:
The State of California authorizes each county to develop an Emergency Medical Services (EMS) program and to designate a Local Emergency Medical Services Agency (LEMSA) to oversee delivery of EMS within its geographical area. As documented in California Code, Base Hospitals must be designated by the LEMSA in order to provide medical control, direction, and supervision for personnel delivering emergency medical services.

Mendocino County's LEMSA has designated Adventist Health Howard Memorial, Mendocino Coast District Hospital, and Adventist Health Ukiah Valley as Base Hospitals for EMS providers in the different service areas throughout the County. The proposed amendment with Adventist Health Howard Memorial meets the requirements for California Health & Safety Code, Division 2.5, Article I, ? 1798.100-105, as described in the link below. The contracted amount is payable to...

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