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File #: 20-279    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 4/2/2020 Departments: HEALTH
On agenda: 5/5/2020 Final action: 5/5/2020
Title: Adopt a resolution authorizing an amendment to the agreement with CareFusion Solutions, LLC to provide equipment rental and support services, extending the term of the agreement through February 28, 2021 and increasing the amount by $300,000 to an amount not to exceed $1,820,000.
Attachments: 1. 20200505_r_Carefusion Solutions LLC, 2. 20200505_a_Carefusion Solutions LLC
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: Amendment to the Agreement with CareFusion Solutions, LLC to Provide Equipment Rental and Support Services

RECOMMENDATION:
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Adopt a resolution authorizing an amendment to the agreement with CareFusion Solutions, LLC to provide equipment rental and support services, extending the term of the agreement through February 28, 2021 and increasing the amount by $300,000 to an amount not to exceed $1,820,000.

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BACKGROUND:
In September 2013, the Board approved an agreement with CareFusion Solutions, LLC (CareFusion) to provide equipment rental and support services for the Pyxis automated dispensing system. The agreement was subsequently amended to extend services through February 29, 2020 and increase the maximum amount to $1,520,000, to add new storage room for intravenous medications.

In September 2019, a Request for Proposals (RFP) was issued for the pharmacy in order to select a new automated dispensing system.

DISCUSSION:
SMMC is requesting that the Board extend the term of the current agreement by 12 months with the associated increase in funding to allow the pharmacy time to complete the RFP process. This amendment is coming to the Board late due to prolonged negotiations with CareFusion.

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

The resolution contains the County's standard provisions allowing amendment of the County fiscal obligations by a maximum of $25,000 (in aggregate).

The County's Contract Compliance Committee has approved a waiver request to extend the agreement to a ninety-month term for this agreement.

It is anticipated that the percentage of record keeping accuracy for controlled substances will be at 100%.

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