As a Magellan provider, your satisfaction with our communications means the most. However, we're thrilled to share the news of the following industry awards we received in 2020.
Presentation for providers on resolving employee conflict (PDF)
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Duplicate billing to both EAP and behavioral health benefits is prohibited
Make sure when you request reimbursement using the client's Employee Assistance Program (EAP) benefits, that you do not also bill under the client's behavioral health (BH) benefits for the same date . . .
As the new COVID-19 vaccine is administered across the country, many people are feeling a mix of emotions. There is hope that the vaccine will normalize life, and relief that the vaccine will save lives. There's also anxiety about its potential side effects, long-term effe . . .
In January, you may have seen news about the agreement Centene signed to acquire Magellan Health.
We look forward to bringing together two organizations with a shared commitment and complementary capabilities in behavioral health, specialty health, and pharmacy management. . . .
With months of social distancing, the pandemic, social unrest, and political divisiveness, more and more people are recognizing the need for behavioral health support.
You can help potential clients know if you are a good fit for their behavioral health needs by ensuri . . .
Consider Passel, a platform designed specifically for behavioral health providers
If you’re a provider using telehealth, you know the importance of having the ability to conduct clinical visits remotely. And while several teleconferencing applications, such as Zoom, have b . . .
Claims will deny if office visits and add-on codes are billed on the same day as TMS
If you bill for TMS services, you may have experienced your claims denying when you have used modifiers or add-on codes for the same date of service as the TMS service. Until recently, pro . . .
The American Medical Association (AMA) has issued changes to the CPT® evaluation and management (E/M) office visit code structure, effective Jan. 1, 2021. The changes affect both payers and providers.
If you are a contracted Magellan provider who is qualified to provide E/ . . .
(And why that's a good thing)
Each year, Magellan conducts the patient safety survey with our network providers. We were glad to hear from more providers in 2020 than in 2019. If you completed our patient safety survey last year, thank you for participating and, most impor . . .
Magellan’s updated monograph can enhance your services
In December 2020, Magellan completed an extensive review and update of its clinical monograph, Understanding and Meeting the Needs of Children and Adolescents at High Risk: Foundations of a Model.
You’ll find the monog . . .
Magellan has partnered with Kaden Health to offer you the opportunity to join Kaden's specialized network of prescribers and behavioral health therapists, and treat patients using their virtual medication-assisted treatment (vMAT) program and platform.
We’re currently focu . . .