Magellan providers have been flocking to telehealth technology since the stay-at-home orders began in March.
Are you one of them?
If you or others with your practice are new to offering telehealth sessions as of this spring, we applaud your efforts to support our mem . . .
June is PTSD Awareness Month - resources for you and your patients
Based on information from the American Psychiatric Association, the current COVID-19 pandemic and quarantine situation can have an adverse effect on those with mental illnesses. The current environment can . . .
Is Magellan allowing the delivery of ABA therapy using telehealth methods during the COVID-19 crisis?
On March 18, 2020, we began temporarily allowing telehealth for supervision (97155), caregiver training (97156 & 97157) and functional behavior assessment (FBA) ( . . .
Billing clarifications and updates to COVID-19 resources support you in providing care
As we continue to face the COVID-19 crisis together, know that you have pertinent information to support you in caring for Magellan members. You’ll find important updates and clarificati . . .
“It might be common practice, but billing for sessions conducted by an intern is not permitted under your Magellan provider contract,” stated senior vice president of Network, Eric Schmitz.
Recently, Magellan’s Special Investigation Unit (SIU) has reported several cases in . . .
The new Magellan Healthcare #bhXPERT Twitter chat series provides a forum for industry thought leaders and anyone interested in behavioral health to discuss current topics and share knowledge to raise awareness, advance progress and reduce stigma. It takes place on the sec . . .
Magellan will launch our new and improved national provider satisfaction survey this summer. Instead of sending it out every year, as we have done in the past, we will be switching to a bi-annual cycle.
No doubt you have a lot on your mind these days, and we want you to k . . .
The 2020-2021 Magellan Care Guidelines will become effective July 1, 2020. Stay tuned to our provider website, MagellanProvider.com, for its release.
Magellan uses the most recent edition of the MCG Guidelines® (“MCG”) in addition to Magellan’s proprietary clinical criteri . . .
Let them know they have peer support with MY LIFE virtual meet ups
You know that for young people who already struggle with mental health, substance use, foster care and/or other challenges, their difficulties could intensify in isolation due to social distancing.
That’s w . . .