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Provider Focus Newsletter
News & information for Magellan network providers

What Magellan members want

(Hint: It's better access to care, according to our survey.)

Although members find working with Magellan providers helpful and feel that they are respected and understood, getting connected with a provider initially is the biggest challenge.

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Stay connected with telehealth

During the ongoing COVID-19 crisis, Magellan encourages our network providers to conduct outpatient sessions with Magellan members virtually/via computer using a HIPAA-compliant platform. Here are some things to keep in mind. 

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It's all about your up-to-date information

Ever tried googling contact information for a business? Sometimes it’s great. All the information you need is right there. Other times? Perhaps it’s gone like this…

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Medical necessity criteria updated

See what's new for Magellan Care Guidelines in 2020-2021, effective July 1.

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You're vital to preventing suicide

As a mental or behavioral health provider, you’re likely all too aware that suicide is a serious public health concern. Help prevent suicide by promoting awareness with these member resources.

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Mark your calendar

Join Magellan thought leaders for the monthly #bhXPERT Twitter chats. It's your opportunity to discuss current topics, such as youth suicide prevention, and share knowledge to raise awareness, advance progress and reduce stigma. 

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Learn more about digital peer support

Dr. Karen L. Fortuna shares her unique insights about the transformation of peer support in this interview, plus a free webinar for 1.5 CE credit!


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Facilities: Don't unbundle codes

Think you can bill unbundled codes for intensive outpatient (IOP) and partial hospitalization (PHP) services? Think again.  

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Upload documents for appeals online

As an in-network provider you have better things to do than to stand at the fax machine or wait on hold when you need to appeal a clinical decision or dispute a denied claim.

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About Provider Focus

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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