Magellan Health Services

Benefits & Services

Behavioral Health Benefits

The following are some of the services provided by Magellan's network of credentialed providers through your Pennsylvania HealthChoices plan. Magellan and our providers use state-approved guidelines to determine the best services and levels of care for individuals that we serve.

Covered services:

  • Inpatient psychiatric hospital services, except when provided in a state mental health hospital 
  • Inpatient drug and alcohol detoxification
  • Psychiatric partial hospitalization services
  • Inpatient drug and alcohol rehabilitation
  • Non-hospital residential detoxification, rehabilitation and halfway house services for drug and alcohol abuse or dependence
  • Psychiatric outpatient clinic, licensed psychologist and psychiatrist services
  • Behavioral health rehabilitation services (BHRS) for children and adolescents with psychiatric, substance abuse or mental retardation disorders
  • Mental health residential treatment services for children and adolescents (accredited and non-accredited)
  • Outpatient drug and alcohol services, including Methadone Maintenance Clinic, partial and intensive outpatient services
  • Methadone when used to treat narcotic or opioid dependency and dispensed by an in-plan drug and alcohol services provider
  • Clozapine support services
  • Laboratory and diagnostic studies and procedures for the purpose of determining response to behavioral health medication and/or treatment ordered by a behavioral health services provider acting within the scope of their license
  • Crisis intervention services (telephone and mobile with in-home capability)
  • Family-based mental health services for children and adolescents
  • Targeted mental health case management (intensive care management, resource coordination, blended case management)
  • Mobile mental health treatment for adults
  • Certified peer support services

The following additional services may also be available to you, depending on your county of residence.   

  • Functional Family Therapy
  • Multi-Systemic Therapy
  • Community Treatment Team
  • Assertive Community Treatment Team
  • Mobilization, Assessment, Stabilization, Treatment Team (MAST)
  • Supportive Community Outreach Team (SCOT)
  • Drug and Alcohol Intensive Case Management
  • Crisis Residential Services
  • Adult Residential Treatment
  • Psychiatric Rehabilitation including mobile, site-based, Intensive Psychiatric Rehabilitation and Clubhouse
  • Suboxone Treatment for opioid dependence
  • Mobile Engagement Services
  • Tobacco Cessation Services
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Contact Information

Member Services:
Bucks County: 877-769-9784
Delaware County: 888-207-2911
Lehigh County: 866-238-2311
Montgomery County: 877-769-9782
Northampton County: 866-238-2312

Provider Services:
Bucks/Montgomery: 877-769-9779
Delaware County: 800-686-1356
Lehigh/Northampton: 866-780-3368

Fraud & Abuse: 800-755-0850

For emergency situations always call 911