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Ambulance System Redesign Project – Citygate UPDATE #2

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It has been a busy summer and early Fall on the project! We appreciate all of the interest shown in the stakeholder listening meetings. We have met with representatives of city leadership, receiving hospitals, public safety providers, Paramedics Plus management and their employee representatives. We have received and are modeling field deployment incident and current system revenue data sets.

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Ambulance System Redesign Project – Citygate UPDATE #1

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In June 2015, the Alameda County Board of Supervisors awarded the ambulance system re-bid and research project to Citygate Associates, LLC of Folsom, California. The project will result in a Request for Proposal (RFP) to re-bid the ambulance Exclusive Operating Area (EOA) contract currently held by Paramedics Plus due to changing health care economics. The intent is to award a new contract at the end of the current agreement in November 2016. The project has three macro phases:

  1. Investigate the current system situation and identify opportunities for patient care improvements and cost-effective changes
  2. Develop the RFP and bidder evaluation tools
  3. Assist the County with reviewing bidder submittals and finalizing contract language with a preferred vendor

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