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File #: 20-278    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 1/3/2020 Departments: HEALTH
On agenda: 5/5/2020 Final action: 5/5/2020
Title: Adopt a resolution authorizing an agreement with Sutter Bay Medical Foundation dba Palo Alto Medical Foundation to provide vascular surgery services for the term of February 1, 2020 through January 31, 2023, in an amount not to exceed $1,500,000.
Attachments: 1. 20200505_r_Sutter Bay Medical Foundation dba Palo Alto Medical Foundation, 2. 20200505_a_Sutter Bay Medical Foundation dba Palo Alto Medical Foundation
Special Notice / Hearing: None__
Vote Required: Majority

To: Honorable Board of Supervisors
From: Louise F. Rogers, Chief, San Mateo County Health
Chester J. Kunnappilly, MD, Chief Executive Officer, San Mateo Medical Center
Subject: Agreement with Sutter Bay Medical Foundation dba Palo Alto Medical Foundation to Provide Vascular Surgery Services

RECOMMENDATION:
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Adopt a resolution authorizing an agreement with Sutter Bay Medical Foundation dba Palo Alto Medical Foundation to provide vascular surgery services for the term of February 1, 2020 through January 31, 2023, in an amount not to exceed $1,500,000.

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BACKGROUND:
San Mateo County is responsible for providing necessary medical care to its medically indigent population. This care includes vascular surgery, as well as the management and supervision of this service. The Sutter Bay Medical Foundation dba Palo Alto Medical Foundation for Healthcare, Research, and Education (PAMF) vascular surgery group has provided surgery services at San Mateo Medical Center (SMMC) for the past fifteen years.

DISCUSSION:
SMMC has a continuing need for contracted medical staff to provide vascular surgery services. PAMF will continue to provide the clinic duties and on-call coverage for vascular services at SMMC.

County Administrative Memorandum B-1 provides that contracts for physicians are exempt from the Request for Proposals process.

The agreement and resolution have been reviewed and approved by County Counsel as to form.

It is anticipated that the percentage of surgical site infection rates for vascular surgery will be less than 2.5% throughout the term of this agreement.

PERFORMANCE MEASURE:
Measure
FY 2018-19 Actual
FY 2019-20 Projected
Percentage of surgical site infection rates for vascular surgery
<2.5%
<2.5%


FISCAL IMPACT:
The term of the agreement is February 1, 2020 through January 31, 2023. The amount of the agreement is not to exceed $1,500,000 for the 3-year term. Fun...

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