|Manatee County Government Administrative Center Fourth Floor, Manatee Room 9:00 a.m. - February 20, 2018|
Agenda Item #1
Briefing Provided Upon Request
Contact and/or Presenter Information
Joshua T. Barnett, Health Care Services Manager
Lynette Miralla-Ramirez, Grants Coordinator
Cheri Coryea, Deputy County Administrator
Ava Ehde, Interim Director, Neighborhood Services Department
This is a work session. No action is required.
FL Statutes: 901.032 – 901.35
This Work Session is provided at the request of the Board of County Commissioners from the November 28, 2017, regular meeting. This request was made following the approval of the Armor, Inc., jail medical services 6th Contract Amendment approval.
Florida Statutes mandates counties to fund healthcare costs in their local jails.
Work Session Discussion is to Include:
Joint oversight of jail medical services is shared between the Manatee County Sheriff's Office (Kaufmann and Jones) and the Neighborhood Services Department's Division of Community Services (Barnett and Miralla-Ramirez).
Jail medical services are procured through a competitive bid process.
County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)
Explanation of Other
Instructions to Board Records
Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
$5,669,626.39 for 2016; General Fund Source
Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs
$5,478,033.28 Base for 2017 (3% recurring annual increase maximum) plus Excess Costs
Attachment: EXECUTED ARMOR AMENDMENT #6.pdf
Attachment: EXECUTED Sixth Amendment to Health Services Agreement 12-0415FL.pdf
Attachment: Correctional Healthcare Costs 2017.pdf
Attachment: Jail Medical 02-2018 FINAL.pdf