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File #: 200060    Version: 1 Name: Settlement of Lawsuit - Families First, Inc. - City to Receive $189,884.63
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
Introduced: 1/28/2020 In control: Clerk of the Board
On agenda: 1/28/2020 Final action: 3/20/2020
Enactment date: 3/20/2020 Enactment #: 045-20
Title: Ordinance authorizing settlement of the lawsuit filed on behalf of the City and County of San Francisco and five other counties against Families First, Inc. (aka EMQ Families First, Inc. and Uplift Family Services) for $189,884.63; the lawsuit was filed on July 22, 2014, in Alameda County Superior Court, Case No. RG14733912; entitled State of California, County of Alameda, County of Sacramento, County of San Francisco, County of Contra Costa, County of Sonoma, and County of Yolo ex rel. Helen Haeri Kim and Lisa Little Villela v. Families First, Inc.; the lawsuit involves allegations by two former employees of Families First’s Davis residential facility that Families First failed to provide adequate Day Treatment Intensive mental health services, failed to utilize qualified personnel, and falsely certified that it was complying with Medi-Cal regulations in providing such services when it billed San Francisco and the other counties for them.
Attachments: 1. Leg Ver1, 2. Comm Pkt 022020, 3. Board Pkt 030320, 4. Board Pkt 031020, 5. Leg Final
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