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File #: 1752-2017    Version: 1
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 6/26/2017 In control: Recreation & Parks Committee
On agenda: 7/24/2017 Final action: 7/26/2017
Title: To authorize and direct the Director of Recreation and Parks to enter into various contracts for the provision of Pre-Admission Screening System Providing Options and Resources Today (PASSPORT) home care and assisted living services for older adults in Central Ohio; to authorize the expenditure of $50,000,000.00 from the Recreation and Parks Grant Fund; and to declare an emergency. ($50,000,000.00)
Sponsors: Jaiza Page, Michael Stinziano
Attachments: 1. COAAAServiceProviderList2017.pdf, 2. Ord1752_2017Funding.pdf
Explanation

Background
This ordinance will authorize the Director of Recreation and Parks to enter into various contracts to provide PASSPORT home care and assisted living services for older adults in Central Ohio for the second year of a two-year period beginning July 1, 2017 through June 30, 2018.

There are three hundred and ninety two (392) PASSPORT and assisted living agencies that provide services to older adults in accordance to the Ohio Department of Aging contracting requirements (See attachment).

PASSPORT (Pre-Admission Screening System Providing Options and Resources Today) is a Medicaid-funded program that provides home care services as an alternative to nursing home admission and currently serves 6,500 individuals.

EMERGENCY DESIGNATION:
Emergency action is requested in order to meet the conditions of the grant so that providers can be paid within 30 days of providing service, and so that services can continue beyond June 30, 2017.

This ordinance is contingent on passage of ordinance 1461-2017.

PRINCIPAL PARTIES:
See attached list of 392 providers.

FISCAL IMPACT:
$50,000,000.00 is required from the Recreation and Parks Grant Fund to enter into contracts.


Title
To authorize and direct the Director of Recreation and Parks to enter into various contracts for the provision of Pre-Admission Screening System Providing Options and Resources Today (PASSPORT) home care and assisted living services for older adults in Central Ohio; to authorize the expenditure of $50,000,000.00 from the Recreation and Parks Grant Fund; and to declare an emergency. ($50,000,000.00)

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WHEREAS, PASSPORT (Pre-Admission Screening System Providing Options and Resources Today) is a Medicaid-funded program that provides home care services as an alternative to nursing home admission and currently serves 6,500 individuals; and

WHEREAS, there are three hundred and ninety two (392) PASSPORT and assisted living agencies that provide services to older adults in accord...

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