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File #: 20-655    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 8/14/2020 Departments: COUNTY MANAGER
On agenda: 9/15/2020 Final action: 9/15/2020
Title: Adopt a resolution authorizing an amendment to the agreement with Mental Health Association to increase the amount by $383,139 to an amount not to exceed $872,322.
Attachments: 1. 20200915_r_MHA.pdf, 2. 20200915_a_MHA Amendment.pdf
Special Notice / Hearing: None__
Vote Required: Majority

To: Honorable Board of Supervisors
From: Michael P. Callagy, County Manager
Subject: First Amendment to Agreement with Mental Health Association

RECOMMENDATION:
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Adopt a resolution authorizing an amendment to the agreement with Mental Health Association to increase the amount by $383,139 to an amount not to exceed $872,322.

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BACKGROUND:
On March 3, 2020, the County's Health Officer issued a "Declaration of Local Health Emergency Regarding Novel Coronavirus 2019," and the County Manager, as the County's Director of Emergency Services (the "Director"), issued a proclamation of local emergency pursuant to Government Code section 8630 and Chapter 2.46 of the County's Ordinance Code, which proclamation was ratified by this Board on March 10, 2020, pursuant to Government Code section 8630, and extended by this Board on April 7, 2020, until such time as the local emergency is terminated (the "COVID-19 Local Emergency").

In response to the COVID-19 Local Emergency, the County of San Mateo's Emergency Operations Center (EOC) was engaged to assist in the County's response. Pursuant to Section 2.83.040 of the County Ordinance Code, the Director entered into an agreement with Mental Health Association ("Contractor") for the provision of case management services and assisting in eliminating barriers for individuals who are required to self-isolate and quarantine due to COVID-19 for an amount not to exceed $489,183 (the "Agreement").

DISCUSSION:
Contractor is a highly experienced non-profit provider of health services that has worked to enrich the life of many for over 60 years in the County of San Mateo by providing shelter, support and opportunities to populations in need. The services provided as part of this Agreement include case management to individuals identified by San Mateo County Health-Public Health Policy and Planning (PHPP) in order to eliminate barriers to successful...

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