|Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - December 16, 2014|
Agenda Item #18
Amendment No. 2 to Contract 09-3109FL, Emergency Medical Transportation Billing Services Agreement
Contact and/or Presenter Information
Contact: Frank Lambertson, Contracts Negotiator, Ext. 3042; Financial Management Department, Purchasing Division
Presenter: Christine Bowling, EMS Business Operations Manager, Ext. 7874; Public Safety Department, EMS Billing Division
Authorize the County Administrator or designee to execute Amendment No. 2 to Contract 09-3109FL, Emergency Medical Transportation Billing Services Agreement with PST Services, Inc., d/b/a Per-Se Technologies of Doral, FL to extend the agreement for one (1) year commencing January 1, 2015, and ending December 31, 2015.
Manatee County Code of Laws
Manatee County requires billing and collection service for Emergency Medical Services (EMS) transports, as required on a case by case basis, using a billing system that conforms to generally accepted accounting principles. Manatee County Emergency Medical Services provides emergency ambulance services exclusively and throughout Manatee County, Florida.
The agreement was approved on December 20, 2011, by the Board of County Commissioners with an initial period of performance commencing January 1, 2012, and ending December 31, 2014. All rates remain unchanged and will continue at 5.0% of net funds collected by the County or a flat fee of $8.00 for all Medicaid accounts.
Amendment No. 1 was issued March 23, 2012, to clarify the company name from PST Services, Inc., A McKesson Co., to PST Services, Inc., d/b/a Per-Se Technologies.
The agreement contains two additional one year renewal options, with this Amendment No. 2 being the first option period to be exercised.
County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)
Explanation of Other
Instructions to Board Records
Original to Board Records.
Copy to: PST Services, Inc., d/b/a Per-Se Technologies, 7955 NW 12th Street, Suite 100, Doral, FL 33126.
Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs
Attachment: Amendment 2 - Emergency Medical Transportation Billing.pdf