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File #: 18-0359    Version: 1
Type: Agenda Item Status: Approved
File created: 2/27/2018 In control: Board of Supervisors
On agenda: 6/12/2018 Final action: 6/12/2018
Title: Health and Human Services Agency recommending the Board: 1) Approve and authorize the Chair to sign Agreement for Services 2722 with Community Recovery Resources for the provision of alcohol and drug counseling and treatment services, for the term of July 1, 2018 through June 30, 2019, with a maximum contractual obligation of $100,000; and 2) Authorize the Purchasing Agent, or designee, to execute further documents relating to Agreement for Services 2722, including amendments which do not increase the maximum dollar amount or term of the Agreement, and contingent upon approval by County Counsel and Risk Management. FUNDING: Federal and State Funding.
Attachments: 1. A - Community Recovery Resources, 2722, 06-12-18, 2. Executed Agreement for Services #2722
Related files: 19-0455
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Health and Human Services Agency recommending the Board:
1) Approve and authorize the Chair to sign Agreement for Services 2722 with Community Recovery Resources for the provision of alcohol and drug counseling and treatment services, for the term of July 1, 2018 through June 30, 2019, with a maximum contractual obligation of $100,000; and
2) Authorize the Purchasing Agent, or designee, to execute further documents relating to Agreement for Services 2722, including amendments which do not increase the maximum dollar amount or term of the Agreement, and contingent upon approval by County Counsel and Risk Management.

FUNDING: Federal and State Funding.
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DEPARTMENT RECOMMENDATION:
Health and Human Services Agency (HHSA) recommending the Board approve and authorize the Chair to sign Agreement for Services #2722 to provide alcohol and drug counseling and treatment services for those eligible individuals, thus ensuring HHSA meets the requirements of the funding source. HHSA receives funding under an Agreement with the California Department of Health Care Services for the provision of Substance Use Disorder prevention and treatment, which mandates HHSA to make substance abuse treatment services available to Medi-Cal beneficiaries through the utilization of Federal and State funds available pursuant to Title XIX and Title XXI of the Social Security Act. The County has neither the facilities nor the staff available to meet the service requirements. Failure to contract with community-based alcohol and drug treatment providers would result in an inability to meet the service demands of the community, as well as an inability to provide the service levels mandated by the funding agreement. HHSA recommends approval of Agreement for Services #2722 to allow continued provision of alcohol and drug counseling and treatment services for both existing and future clients.

Additionally, HHSA has determined that services provided pursuant to this Agreement #2722 s...

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