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Louisiana Behavioral Health Partnership Nears End Of First Year

Nearly one year ago, Louisiana began a new approach to behavioral health care with the Louisiana Behavioral Health Partnership – a broad collaboration that has expanded access to services and enhanced quality of care for people with behavioral health needs.

Magellan Behavioral Health in Louisiana, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Magellan Health Services Inc. (NASDAQ: MGLN), which is managing the Partnership, is holding a series of nine public forums throughout the state in February and March to provide a report to the community on the Partnership’s first year and continue the dialogue on transforming behavioral health care as Year 2 begins. All forums will be held from 5-7 p.m.

“Since March 2012, our work with the Department of Health and Hospitals and hundreds of stakeholders across the state has accelerated the transformation of the behavioral health system in Louisiana. Working together, we have supported nearly 100,000 individuals and families on their journey toward recovery and securing a healthier future, and our work is just beginning,” Craig Coenson, M.D., CEO of Magellan in Louisiana, said. “We are eager to share our first year results, which show a clear trend away from institutionalization to more effective home and community-based care. And we look forward to hearing from the community about how to continue to improve behavioral health care in our state through roundtable discussions and question and answer sessions.”

             
February 18 – Northwest Region     February 26 – Southwest Region     March 12 – Central Region

LSU Shreveport University Center Ballroom

McNeese Student Union La Jeunesse Room

Best Western Conference Center Plantation Room

One University Place

375 Beauregard Drive

2720 North MacArthur Drive

Shreveport, LA 71115

   

Lake Charles, LA 70609

   

Alexandria, LA 71303

February 19 – Northeast Region March 3 – Northshore Area March 18 – Greater New Orleans Area

ULM School of Pharmacy, Room 110

Hilton Garden Inn

Lindy C. Boggs Intl. Conference Center (UNO)

1800 Bienville Drive

350 Holiday Square Boulevard

2045 Lakeshore Drive

Monroe, LA 71201

   

Covington, LA 70433

   

New Orleans, LA 70122

February 25 – Greater Lafayette Area March 6 – Bayou Area March 19 – Capital Region

South Regional Library

Houma-Terrebone Civic Center, Meeting Room 3

Lod Cook Alumni Center

6101 Johnston Street

346 Civic Center Boulevard

3838 West Lakeshore Drive

Lafayette, LA 70503

   

Houma, LA 70360

   

Baton Rouge, LA 70808

 

To learn more about Magellan in Louisiana and the upcoming community forums, please visit magellanoflouisiana.com/about-magellan-of-louisiana-la-en/community-forums, email lrfaust@magellanhealth.com.

Individuals needing to access behavioral health care services can call Magellan’s Care Management Center at 1-800-424-4399.

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