May 2018 eNewsletter

The Valued Provider eNewsletter is distributed monthly to providers and includes articles concerning top issues, training opportunities, regulatory updates, clinical highlights and more.

Articles in the May 2018 eNewsletter include:

  • Enroll with Payspan to Improve Cashflow
  • Beacon meets with Hawaii State Legislators at Mental Health Awareness Days
  • Underutilized Best Practice for SPMI: Long-Acting Injectables
  • Introduction to the Intensive Case Management Program
  • Serving Those who Serve: Helping Military Couples Stay Connected Across the Miles
  • Appointment Availability Reminder
  • New Medicare Cards Are in the Mail
  • Have You Checked Your Demographic Information?
  • New York Providers: Webinar Opportunities
  • Beacon Lens
  • Beacon Commercial Webinars
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April 2018 eNewsletter

Spotlight: Beacon’s Autism Services for Connecticut Medicaid; Medical Necessity Criteria Updates; Piloting Beacon’s new Provider Record Review Tool; Introduction to Measurement-based Care; Serving Those who Serve: Preparing Children for a Military Parent’s Deployment; Paper Claims Processing Times Reduced in CPI Program; ProviderConnect: Capabilities and Benefits; Appointment Availability Reminder; Have You Checked Your Demographic Information?; New Medicare Cards Are in the Mail; New York Providers: New Rate Code Requirements for Medicaid and HARP; New York Providers: Webinar Opportunities; Beacon Lens; Beacon Commercial Webinars

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March 2018 eNewsletter

Advancing Medication-Assisted Treatment through Education; Tips for Submitting ABA Progress Notes; The Importance of EAP Providers; New Feature: Serving Those who Serve; Form 1099 on the Way; ProviderConnect: Giving You Control; New Medicare Cards Are Almost Here; Appointment Availability Reminder; Have You Checked Your Demographic Information?; Beacon Lens; New York Providers: Webinar Opportunities; Beacon Commercial Webinars

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February 2018 eNewsletter

Recovering Lives Documentary Premieres on BeaconHealthOptions.com; Form 1099 on the Way; Contact Beacon for Licensure Updates; Annual Notice: Clinical Practice Guidelines; Member Rights and Responsibilities; Claims Process Improvement Program: Project Overview; Appointment Availability Reminder; Beacon Lens; Have You Checked Your Demographic Information?; New Medicare Cards: Three Ways to Get Ready; New York Providers: Webinar Opportunities; Beacon Commercial Webinars

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January 2018 eNewsletter

Beacon Health Options Earns full NCQA Re-Accreditation as a Managed Behavioral Health Organization; Form 1099 on the Way; Learn about the Utilization Management Program; Confidentiality, Privacy, and Security of Identifiable Health Information; Appointment Availability Reminder; Have You Checked Your Demographic Information?; Claims Process Improvement Program: Mailing Address Reminder; Receiving Email from Beacon; New Medicare Cards: Three Ways to Get Ready; New York Providers: Webinar Opportunities; Beacon Lens; Webinars

 

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December 2017 eNewsletter

Happy Holidays and Reminder from Beacon Health Options; On Track Improves Client Outcomes in Maryland School Programs; Oral Surgeon Fights to Change How His Profession Deals with Addiction; Improving Member Engagement in Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT); Screening and Referral Programs at Beacon; Claims Process Improvement Program: Mailing Address Changes; Disclosure of Ownership Form; Recredentialing with Beacon; Appointment Availability Reminder; Provider Treatment Record Documentation; New Business; New Medicare Cards: Three Ways to Get Ready; New York Providers: Webinar Opportunities; Beacon Lens; Webinars

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November 2017 eNewsletter

Navigating the Waters to Suicide Prevention and Awareness; New Business Coming Soon: Beacon Health Options and GlobalHealth; Results from 2016 Treatment Record Review Audit; Happy Holidays from Beacon Health Options; Claims Process Improvement Program: Paper Claims Update; Reminder: ICD-10 Coding Changes; Appointment Availability Reminder; Have You Checked Your Demographic Information?; Upcoming Webinar: Giving Value Back to our Providers; New Medicare Cards: Three Ways to Get Ready; Medicare Providers: Prohibition on Billing QMBs; New York Providers: Webinar Opportunities; New York Medicaid Providers: Medicaid Enrollment Required; Beacon Lens; Webinars

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October 2017 eNewsletter

Taking Care During a Tumultuous Time; Integrating Treatment Transparency to Support Whole-Person Patient Care; Appointment Availability Reminder; Preferred Laboratory: Quest Diagnostics®; Claims Process Improvement Program: Project Overview; Demographic Information Review Reminder; Provider Treatment Record Documentation; Project ECHO; ASAM and the Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder; New Medicare Cards: Three Ways to Get Ready; Beacon’s Expertise Section Gets a Makeover; HEDIS® IET Measure Review; Annual CMS Training Requirement Reminder; Prohibition on Billing QMBs; New York Providers: Webinar Opportunities; Medicaid Enrollment Required for New York Providers; ValueOptions Of California, Inc.; Beacon Lens; Webinars

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September 2017 eNewsletter

Mental Health First Aid: Moving Towards Zero Suicide; Beacon Represents...; Appointment Availability Reminder; Intensive Case Management Program; Reminder: Preferred Laboratory—Quest Diagnostics®; Claim Process Improvement Program: Project Overview; Demographic Information Review Reminder; Recredentialing with Beacon; Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) for Opioid Use Disorder; Medication Reconciliation; 2017 Annual Provider Satisfaction Survey; Beacon Lens; Webinars

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August 2017 eNewsletter

Beacon Educates, Empowers, and Engages at 2017 NAMI Convention; Beacon Presents at Open Minds Institute; Member Rights and Responsibilities; ProviderConnect Resources for Members—Health Alerts; Reminder: Preferred Laboratory—Quest Diagnostics®; Intensive Case Management Program; Provider Treatment Record Documentation; Claim Process Improvement Program: Paper Claim Rejections; Annual Provider Handbook Review and Revision; Appointment Availability Reminder; Annual Provider Satisfaction Survey; ProviderConnect Resources; Webinar Opportunity: Giving Value Back to our Providers; Beacon Lens; Webinars

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July 2017 eNewsletter

ProviderConnect Enhancement: Coordinating Care; Improving Screening for Metabolic Syndrome in Members Taking Antipsychotic Medication; Military OneSource: Billing Process Changes; Achieve Solutions: Beacon’s Member Resource Hub; Provider Treatment Record Documentation; Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder; Reminder: Preferred Laboratory—Quest Diagnostics®; Claim Process Improvement Program: Paper Claim Rejections; Demographic Information Review Reminder; Appointment Availability Reminder; Annual Provider Satisfaction Survey; Beacon Lens; Webinars

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June 2017 eNewsletter

Beacon Sponsors the NAMI Convention Welcome Center; Providing Evidence-Based Treatment Services through On Track Outcomes; Reminder: Demographic Information Review; Appointment Availability Reminder; Recredentialing with Beacon; Claims Process Improvement Program: Mailing Address Changes; Coordination of Care between Behavioral Health and Medical Care; Quality Initiative: Ambulatory Follow-Up After Acute Inpatient Care; NYS Providers: Reminder Re: Hospital Health Home Referral Requirements for Medicaid Recipients; Exploring Expertise; Beacon Lens; Webinars