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File #: 2872   
Type: Consent Status: Passed
File created: 9/8/2020 Department: Arrowhead Regional Medical Center
On agenda: 9/15/2020 Final action: 9/15/2020
Subject: Amendments to Unified Participation Agreement with American Heart Association, Inc.
Attachments: 1. CON - ARMC - 9-15-20 - Amendment to Participation Agreement with American Heart Association A-2, 2. CON - ARMC - 9-15-20- Amendment to Participation Agreement with American Heart Association A-1, 3. ADD - COV - ARMC - 9-15-20 - Amendments to Participation Agreement with American Heart Association A-1, 4. ADD - COV - ARMC - 9-15-20 - Amendments to Participation Agreement with American Heart Association A-2
REPORT/RECOMMENDATION TO THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS
OF THE COUNTY OF SAN BERNARDINO
AND RECORD OF ACTION

September 15, 2020

FROM
WILLIAM L. GILBERT, Director, Arrowhead Regional Medical Center

SUBJECT
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Amendments to Unified Participation Agreement with American Heart Association, Inc.
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RECOMMENDATION(S)
Recommendation
1. Approve Amendment No. 1 to the Unified Participation Agreement No. 20-106 with American Heart Association, Inc. to include participation in the Coverdell Acute Stroke Registry, at no additional cost effective September 15, 2020, with no change to the contract period of February 11, 2020 through February 10, 2021, automatically renewing for one-year periods.
2. Approve Amendment No. 2 to the Unified Participation Agreement No. 20-106 with American Heart Association, Inc. providing a three-year price guarantee for the subscription and participation in the Get with the Guidelines Stroke Registry, with a decrease in the annual cost of $399, from $10,914 to $10,515, with no change to the contract period of February 11, 2020 through February 10, 2021, automatically renewing for one-year periods.
(Presenter: William L. Gilbert, Director, 580-6150 )
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COUNTY AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER GOALS & OBJECTIVES
Provide for the Safety, Health and Social Service Needs of County Residents.

FINANCIAL IMPACT
Approval of the item with American Heart Association, Inc. (AHA) will not result in the use of Discretionary General Funding (Net County Cost) as this will result in a decrease of costs of $399 annually.

BACKGROUND INFORMATION
Approval of Recommendation No. 1 will allow ARMC to participate in the Coverdell Acute Stroke Registry (Coverdall Registry) which provides the ability to measure, collaborate, and track data to improve the quality of care and access to care for stroke patients from the onset of stroke symptoms through rehabilitation and recovery. The ability to participate in the Coverdall Registry is an enhancement ...

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