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

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING A CONTRACT WITH THEPUBLICHEALTHAPP.COM/OCV, LLC FOR A FULTON COUNTY COMMUNITY APP USING NORTH COUNTRY DSRIP FUNDS (PUBLIC HEALTH DEPARTMENT)

WHEREAS, Resolution 277 of 2016 authorized the acceptance of Initial Engagement Grant Funds from North Country DSRIP for Telehealth Planning and Implementation; and

WHEREAS, Resolution 298 of 2018 authorized a grant application to the USDA to operate a Telehealth Pilot Project in 2019; and

WHEREAS, the Telehealth Pilot Project will not be extended at this time and the Adirondack Health Institute has approved utilization of $19,990.00 of said grant award for a public health mobile app; and

WHEREAS, it is the recommendation of the Public Health Director and Committees on Human Services and Finance that the County enter into an agreement with thepublichealthapp.com/OCV, LLC for development of a mobile software application to allow the community access to public health information; and

WHEREAS, representatives from the Public Health Department have reviewed various vendor proposals for Public Health Mobile Applications and recommend a program by thepublichealthapp.com/OCV, LLC for a custom Community App as the best proposal at this time; now, therefore be it 

RESOLVED, That the Chairman of the Board of Supervisors be and hereby is authorized to sign a contract with thepublichealthapp.com/OCV, LLC App for development of a Mobile App to promote community health and to deliver important public health information; effective September 1, 2019 at a cost not to exceed $19,990.00; and be it further

RESOLVED, That the 2019 Adopted Budget be and hereby is amended as follows:

Revenue:
Increase A.4010.4010-2770 - REV- Other Unclassified Revenues   $19,990.00

Appropriation:
Increase A.4010.4010-4130 - EXP- Contractual                      $19,990.00

and; be it further

RESOLVED, That certified copies of this Resolution be forwarded to the County Treasurer, Public Health Director, North Country DSRIP, Budget Director/County Auditor and Administrative Officer/Clerk of the Board.

 

Seconded by Supervisor YOUNG and adopted by the following vote:
TOTAL:  Ayes: 19   Nays: 0   Absent: 1 (Supervisor Handy)

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