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Alaska Medicaid — Behavioral Health

Our Alaskan staff administers behavioral health utilization review programs through public sector contracts.

Services We Provide for Alaska Medicaid — Behavioral Health

  • Admission and continued stay review of acute inpatient psychiatric services at specialized psychiatric hospitals and general acute care hospitals that provide psychiatric services
  • Admission, continued stay and retrospective review of residential psychiatric treatment center (RPTC) services
  • Admission and continued stay review of residential behavioral health services at Level 2-4 group homes
  • Care coordination

Announcements

Nov. 15, 2021
To receive a copy of the Alaska 2021 Annual Behavioral Health Provider Education Conference presentations (July 2021) or the Alaska 2019 Annual Behavioral Health Provider Education Conference presentations (May 2019), email Lynda Ferguson at lferguson@comagine.org or Linda Rasmussen at lrasmussen@comagine.org.

March 19, 2020
During the current COVID-19 emergency, Comagine Health is fully staffed, and business operations are not interrupted.

For utilization review, care coordination and related activities, we are continuing to process requests and answer calls via our toll-free numbers during standard business hours. We have business continuity plans in place to serve our clients, health care providers, patients and communities while also protecting our staff and minimizing the spread of the illness.