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File #: 20-487    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 6/2/2020 Departments: HUMAN SERVICES AGENCY
On agenda: 6/30/2020 Final action: 6/30/2020
Title: Adopt a resolution authorizing a waiver of the Request for Proposals process and approving the execution of an agreement with Cushman Computer Consulting, Inc., to provide annual maintenance and make modifications to the REXp system for a total obligation amount not to exceed $330,000 for the term of July 1, 2020 to June 30, 2023.
Attachments: 1. 20200630_r_Cushman Computer Consulting Inc.pdf, 2. 20200630_a_Cushman Computer Consulting Inc.pdf
Special Notice / Hearing: None__
Vote Required: Majority

To: Honorable Board of Supervisors
From: Ken Cole, Director, Human Services Agency
Subject: Agreement with Cushman Computer Consulting, Inc.

RECOMMENDATION:
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Adopt a resolution authorizing a waiver of the Request for Proposals process and approving the execution of an agreement with Cushman Computer Consulting, Inc., to provide annual maintenance and make modifications to the REXp system for a total obligation amount not to exceed $330,000 for the term of July 1, 2020 to June 30, 2023.

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BACKGROUND:
The Human Services Agency (HSA) Financial Services Branch processes county claims for expenditures and aid benefits covering 20 state and federal program areas assisting 160,000 residents. The claim process requires several submissions to the State. In 2015, HSA implemented a software and business intelligence solution that automated the Agency's revenue and claims process called REXp. REXp accelerates HSA's ability to reconcile claims, which will allow for revenue receipts from the State to be generated more quickly. Through REXp, HSA can quickly access audit and analysis reports to efficiently monitor claims and revenue status. In addition, REXp comprises 75% of HSA's revenue tracking data, and it is essential that the system is fully functioning and can meet the agency's changing revenue tracking requirements. REXp was developed for HSA by Cushman Consulting, Inc. (Cushman) who retains ownership of intellectual property of the software.

DISCUSSION:
This agreement will allow HSA to make modifications to the REXp system necessary to increase the visibility and management of agency funding allocations. Cushman will modify the system to include a new revenue allocation management reporting tool. As a result, HSA will be able to access on-demand reports to analyze revenue and expenditures in order to create strategies that would best serve the County and its residents. In addit...

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