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Start using Availity Essentials today for Magellan transactions

Claims features now available

In addition to the ability to check eligibility, benefits and accumulated amounts* on Availity’s portal – Availity Essentials – you now can see claims remittance and EOBs/EOPs.

Using Availity Essentials, you also can access Magellan-specific applications and resources (via a single-sign on to Magellan’s provider website) through Magellan’s Payer Space in Availity Essentials.

These features will gradually replace the functionalities on the Magellan provider website ( 

*For state-sponsored or government-funded programs, you should continue to verify member eligibility and benefits using current methods/websites.

Let's get started

  • If you’re already using Availity Essentials with another payer, you’re set to work with Magellan on Availity Essentials. If you missed previous trainings, listen to a webinar recording (Availity Essentials sign-in required).
  • If you don’t already use Availity Essentials, set up your account now. (There is no cost for registration or use.) Availity has complimentary webinars and resources to help you get started with your registration. How to get started with Availity

Learn about key features in our recorded webinars 

If you were unable to attend one of the live webinars hosted by Magellan and Availity, be sure to listen to the recordings to learn more. See our Availity webpage for webinar links and information.

Continue to watch your inbox and our website as we introduce new Availity Essentials capabilities and discontinue those on 


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Welcome to Provider Focus, our award-winning e-newsletter for network providers! Here you’ll find articles and information to keep you up-to-date on news and topics relevant to serving Magellan members, including a section for regional- and plan-specific news. Check back as a new issue is released each quarter.

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