SUBSTITUTE ADOPTED - OCTOBER 11, 2005
Agenda Item No. 14
Introduced by Commissioner Curtis Hertel of the:
INGHAM COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS
RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING 2005 AGREEMENT FOR GATEWAY COMMUNITY SERVICES MEDICAL CLINIC PATIENT TRANSITION PROGRAM
WHEREAS, Gateway Community Services has operated a Medical Clinic since the early 1970’s to serve County residents; and
WHEREAS, due to the loss of funding sources, the Gateway Community Services Medical Clinic was forced to close in June of 2005; and
WHEREAS, Gateway Community Services has requested a one time appropriation for the transition costs of the Gateway Community Services Medical Clinic Patient Transition Program; and
WHEREAS, this request is consistent with the Board of Commissioners’ priorities of “Assuring Accessible Health Care” and “ Meeting Basic Needs”.
THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, that the Ingham County Board of Commissioners hereby approves entering into a contract for $9,568 with Gateway Community Services for the Medical Clinic Patient Transition Program for the period of July 1, 2005 through July 1, 2006 for services to Ingham County residents, including but not limited to their expenses as outlined in their 2005 attached Proposal..
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the Controller is authorized to appropriate $9,568 from the 2005 Contingency Fund for this purpose.
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the Board Chairperson and County Clerk are authorized to sign the necessary contracts consistent with this resolution as prepared by the County Attorney.