Resolution No. 237

Supervisors BORN AND ARGOTSINGER offered the following Resolution and moved its adoption:

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING CONTRACT WITH BONADIO & CO., LLP, CPA’S TO OPPOSE RECOUPMENT OF COMPREHENSIVE OUTPATIENT PROGRAM FUNDS BY NYSDOH (COMMUNITY SERVICES)

WHEREAS, the Director of Community Services recommends challenging an audit determination by the NYS Department of Health (NYSDOH) in which it will recoup an amount over $227,000.00 reimbursed to the Fulton County Mental Health Clinic for claims during 2006 through 2008; and

WHEREAS, the Committees on Human Services and Finance have reviewed a proposal submitted by Bonadio Group to assist the Director of Community Services in reviewing an outstanding Comprehensive Outpatient Program Services (COPS) and Community Support Program (CSP) audit by the NYS Department of Health for years 2006 through 2008 and recommend contracting for said services; now, therefore be it

RESOLVED, That the Chairman of the Board be and hereby is authorized to sign a contract with Bonadio Group, of Albany, NY, to provide audit services and negotiation with NYSDOH, at a cost of $225.00 per hour, at a total cost not to exceed $7,500.00, effective immediately through December 31, 2018; said contract subject to the approval of the County Attorney; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That the 2018 Adopted Budget be and hereby is amended, as follows:

Revenue:
Increase A.4310.4320-4490-REV-Federal Aid-Mental Health $7,500.00
(A.0691.0445-Deferred Revenues – Mental Health)

Appropriation:
Increase A.4310.4320-4130-EXP-Contractual $7,500.00
and, be it further

RESOLVED, That certified copies of this Resolution be forwarded to the County Treasurer, Director of Community Services, Bonadio Group, Budget Director/County Auditor and Administrative Officer/Clerk of the Board.

Seconded by Supervisor LAURIA and adopted by the following vote:
TOTAL: Ayes: 437 (17) Nays: 0 Absent: 114 (3) (Supervisors Waldron, Wilson and Young)