Individuals can call toll-free number to talk to trained professionals
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Magellan
Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: MGLN) today announced that in response to the
recent shootings across the country it has set up a 24-hour toll-free
hotline for individuals to access, regardless of whether or not they are
The toll-free number is 1-800-327-7451.
The hotline is staffed by behavioral health professionals offering
resource materials and counseling services to help people deal with the
feelings of fear, sadness, anger and hopelessness that can occur
following acts of violence.
About Magellan Health: Headquartered in Scottsdale, Ariz., Magellan
Health, Inc. is a leader in managing the fastest growing, most
complex areas of health, including special populations, complete
pharmacy benefits and other specialty areas of healthcare. Magellan
develops innovative solutions that combine advanced analytics, agile
technology and clinical excellence to drive better decision making,
positively impact health outcomes and optimize the cost of care for the
members we serve — all within a customer-first culture. Magellan’s
customers include health plans and other managed care organizations,
employers, labor unions, various military and governmental agencies and
third-party administrators. For more information, visit MagellanHealth.com.