Services & Programs

Behavioral Health Benefits

Listed below 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 
  • Electroconvulsive therapy
  • Extended Acute Care
  • 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
  • Psychological testing
  • Behavioral health rehabilitation services (BHRS) for children and adolescents with psychiatric, substance use or intellectual disability 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/Clozaril monitoring and 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
  • Case Management Services (includes Intensive Case Management, Resource Coordination, Blended Case Management, Recovery Coaching) Mobile mental health treatment for adults
  • Certified peer support services
  • Certified recovery 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
  • Dual Diagnosis 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