Behavioral Services Network is a premier , standalone behavioral and substance abuse network that contracts with insurers
and plans to provide members with access to a high quality, competitive network of credentialed and qualified behavioral and substance abuse providers.
Insurers and Plans recognize the value of fully integrated utilization and case management for physical and behavioral health.
Market need for a standalone, credentialed and comprehensive behavioral and substance abuse network.
Fragmented care for beneficiaries that have both physical and behavioral health care needs makes whole
person care coordination more complex and results in poor outcomes.
Be the mental health and substance abuse provider network preferred by providers, insurers and plans.
Insurers and plans providing comprehensive benefits including behavioral and substance abuse services
to individuals with Medicaid, Medicare, Commercial and Affordable Care Act Plans, Individuals and Employee Assistance Plans.
Why insurers/ plans choose BSN
BSN offers a standalone behavioral services network.
BSN is locally managed.
BSN’s leadership are seasoned former managed care C-Suite executives and understand the insurers needs and challenges.
BSN is flexible and can customize to what insurers need/ want.
BSN offers a Mental Health and Substance Abuse Peer Review group that is independent of the insurer/ plan for appeals and grievances.
Why behavioral and substance abuse providers prefer BSN
Behavioral and Substance Abuse providers understand the need to integrate and coordinate physical and behavioral services for whole person care.
Providers prefer to work directly with plan clinical teams for care coordination that includes
pharmacy management and support.
Providers receive direct payment from insurers and plans.
Integrating physical and behavioral / substance abuse services results in better outcomes.
One patient with physical/ behavioral/ substance needs is best served by One Team.
How to Join the Nework
If you received your provider agreement and contracting package by mail/ email:
Complete all of the documents
Make sure that CAQH is up to date
Scan and email back or make copies of all documents and send the original to BSN.
If you have not received a provider agreement and contracting package: Provide the name and email/ address of your contracting
lead to: firstname.lastname@example.org or call BSN at 305-907-7470.