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The 2021-2022 Magellan Care Guidelines will become effective Oct. 11, 2021. This is a delay from our regularly scheduled update on July 1 (previously postponed until Sept. 2). Stay tuned to our provider website, MagellanProvider.com, for its release. The 2020-2021 Magellan . . .
You started out becoming a behavioral health provider because helping people is your thing. But helping people can be exhausting, especially faced with the challenges we’ve experienced in the last year. In November 2020, the CDC reported that 44% of us were dealing with ei . . .
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More than two in five Americans are struggling with mental or behavioral health issues associated with COVID-19, according to a CDC report on mental health, substance use and suicidal ideation during the . . .
Magellan’s clinical taskforce recently adopted two external clinical practice guidelines (CPGs). These guidelines serve as the evidence-based framework for practitioners’ clinical decision-making for the treatment of patients.
Highlights of the 2021 changes:
Depressive Dis . . .
Magellan surveys its network behavioral health providers annually. Results from the 2020 survey of the national Magellan network were down in some key areas, due in part to a change in the survey method and the addition of some new questions.
The survey questions ask provi . . .