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File #: 20-665    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 8/13/2020 Departments: HEALTH
On agenda: 9/15/2020 Final action: 9/15/2020
Title: Adopt a resolution authorizing an amendment to the agreement with Telecare Corporation for Full-Service Partnership services for a new lease agreement, increasing the amount by $432,317 to an amount not to exceed $12,094,645, with no change to the agreement term.
Attachments: 1. 20200915_r_Telecare Corporation for FSP Amendment, 2. 20200915_a_Telecare FSP Amendment
Special Notice / Hearing: None__
Vote Required: Majority

To: Honorable Board of Supervisors
From: Louise F. Rogers, Chief, San Mateo County Health
Scott Gilman, Director, Behavioral Health and Recovery Services
Subject: Amendment to the Agreement with Telecare Corporation for Full-Service Partnership Services

RECOMMENDATION:
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Adopt a resolution authorizing an amendment to the agreement with Telecare Corporation for Full-Service Partnership services for a new lease agreement, increasing the amount by $432,317 to an amount not to exceed $12,094,645, with no change to the agreement term.

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BACKGROUND:
Behavioral Health and Recovery Services (BHRS) delivers Full-Service Partnership (FSP) services for our highest risk consumers with serious mental illness. The FSP services allow consumers to remain living in the community and decrease their hospitalizations and/or incarcerations by providing case management, medication management, therapy, social activities, and 24/7 response capability.

On October 8, 2019, the Board approved an agreement with Telecare Corporation for FSP services for the term July 1, 2019 through June 30, 2021, in the amount of $11,662,328. Telecare currently provides FSP and housing support services for up to a maximum of 207 enrollees, annually.

DISCUSSION:
The Telecare FSP administrative office lost its lease for September 2019. After a long search, they have secured a new location in San Carlos. It is now necessary to amend the agreement to cover the cost of increased rent under the new lease agreement.

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

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

BHRS provides a range of services to promote wellness and recovery and to support consumers remaining in the lowest possible level of care. The provision of FSP ...

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