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Magellan of Virginia was selected by the Virginia Department of Medical Assistance Services (DMAS) to serve as the Behavioral Health Services Administrator (BHSA). Magellan administers behavioral health services for members enrolled in Virginia’s Medicaid and FAMIS programs. This site is for members receiving behavioral health services in Virginia, their families and friends, and providers.

Magellan of Virginia ensures quality behavioral health services are delivered to Virginia Medicaid enrollees. Partnering with members, providers and stakeholders, we elevate the quality and satisfaction in healthcare delivery. We work to improve the overall health and well-being of Virginians. 

Governance Board
Magellan of Virginia hosts monthly meetings of its Behavioral Health Governance Board.

April 14, 2015 Governance Board meeting
10 a.m. - noon.
Twin Hickory Public Library
5001 Twin Hickory Drive
Glen Allen, VA 23059

Meeting minutes for sessions open to the public will be posted to the website.  

The governance board provides community members a voice in Virginia’s behavioral health system. Board members help shape the system’s:

Learn more about the Virginia Governance Board

For interested community members and behavioral health consumers: 
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I'm a behavioral health consumer or interested community member

For Providers - Stay Informed
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For Providers

Provider Resources

Provider Resources

Service Registration Requirement Updates - NEW

DMAS Medicaid memo (select 2013, then the Oct. 31 memo)

Provider Training

Frequently Asked Questions

Provider Website (sign-in required for secure applications)


  • Updating your practice data is easier than ever with our enhanced online Provider Data Change Form. Quickly and conveniently update your email addresses, office locations, business hours, staff rosters and more, in real-time. Go to, securely sign in, then click Display/Edit Practice Information.
  • Sign up today for electronic funds transfer (EFT) – a fast and secure method to receive your payments. If you are not taking advantage of EFT, we strongly encourage you to sign up now – it’s quick and easy. See our provider website for details.

Virginia Learning Learninig Collaborative

Click the link to learn more about this effort and Virginia’s Children’s Champion: Appropriate Use of Medications in Children.

Getting Paid

Getting Paid

Providing Care

Providing Care

Important tools to help you provide quality care:


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Learn more about Peer Support and Recovery and Resiliency:

NEW! Recovery and Resiliency e-resource guide






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Peer Support & Recovery Resources

Recovery & Resiliency e-resource guide

Recovery & Resiliency and Peer Support e-Courses: Magellan has partnered with national experts in behavioral health recovery and resiliency to offer e-courses.

Peer Support Whole Health & Wellness e-Newsletter: Our quarterly e-newsletter focuses on peer support, whole health planning and working toward wellness.

Contact Us

For Magellan Members
TDD: 1-800-424-4048
TTY: 711

For Magellan Providers
Email us or call 1-800-424-4536

For any quality of care concerns, general questions or comments, please call:
Toll-free: 1-800-424-4046