Effective January 1, 1999, Beacon Health Options began managing behavioral services as part of the Health Choices program for nine counties (Armstrong, Beaver, Butler, Fayette, Greene, Indiana, Lawrence, Washington and Westmoreland) in southwestern Pennsylvania. Beacon Health Options provides mental health and substance abuse services for approximately 150,000 Medical Assistance (MA) recipients. The goals of the Health Choices program are:
- To improve access to health care services for MA recipients
- To improve the quality of care available to MA recipients
- To stabilize Pennsylvania's MA spending
The Pennsylvania Service Center houses a full continuum services starting with Member and Provider Services, including Network Management and Provider Relations, Utilization Management, Quality Management, Claims Processing, Financial and Information Systems.
Beacon Health Options
300 Seven Fields Boulevard, Cranberry Township PA 16066
724-744-6300 or Toll Free: 1-877-615-8503