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File #: 20-672    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 8/4/2020 Departments: HEALTH
On agenda: 9/15/2020 Final action: 9/15/2020
Title: Adopt a resolution authorizing an agreement with Gaurav Abbi, MD, A Professional Corporation, to provide orthopedic services for the term of October 1, 2020 through September 30, 2022, for an amount not to exceed $430,000.
Attachments: 1. 20200915_r_Gaurav Abbi, MD, A Professional Corporation, 2. 20200915_a_Gaurav Abbi, MD, A Professional Corporation
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 Gaurav Abbi, MD, A Professional Corporation, to Provide Orthopedic Services

RECOMMENDATION:
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Adopt a resolution authorizing an agreement with Gaurav Abbi, MD, A Professional Corporation, to provide orthopedic services for the term of October 1, 2020 through September 30, 2022, for an amount not to exceed $430,000.

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BACKGROUND:
Dr. Gaurav Abbi has been providing orthopedic services to patients at San Mateo Medical Center (SMMC) since September 2016 and has expressed interest in continuing to provide those services.

DISCUSSION:
As the County's need for orthopedic services continues to increase; SMMC plans to meet this need through contracts with Dr. Gaurav Abbi and other orthopedists. Dr. Abbi will continue to provide the same level of services as stated in his previous agreement with the County.

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.

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

It is anticipated that Dr. Abbi will produce a projected volume of 2,192 Relative Value Units (RVUs) per annum.

PERFORMANCE MEASURE:
Measure
FY 2020-21 Estimated
FY 2021-22 Projected
Projected volume of RVUs per annum
2,192
2,192

FISCAL IMPACT:
The term of the agreement is October 1, 2020 through September 30, 2022. The amount of the agreement is not to exceed $430,000 for the two-year term. Funds in the amount of $215,000 are included in the SMMC FY 2020-21 Recommended Budget. Funds in the amount of $215,000 are included ...

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