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Medically necessary behavioral health services are available to MO HealthNet eligible individuals. Behavioral health services include outpatient facilities, psychiatry, psychology, and counseling services. For questions related to Behavioral Health Services, contact MHD.BehavioralHealth@dss.mo.gov.

MO HealthNet News

The table below provides general information and updates that are relevant to this program page, as well as all MO HealthNet providers. To find information for all other MO HealthNet programs, or to search by date, program or keyword, visit the MO HealthNet News page. If you would like to receive updates in your inbox, subscribe to MO HealthNet News!

Date Volume Number Subject Type Program
02/26/2024 Optimizing Missouri’s Managed Care Plan Benefits for Maternal and Infant Health Hot Tips All MO HealthNet Providers
02/20/2024 46-43 2024 HCPCs Bulletins All MO HealthNet Providers
02/20/2024 46-42 Rate Update Treatment Foster Care Bulletins Behavioral Health Services
02/16/2024 46-40 Occupational Therapy for Behavioral Health Conditions Bulletins Behavioral Health Services
02/01/2024 Telemedicine Billing Resource Hot Tips All MO HealthNet Providers
01/30/2024 Master Plan on Aging – Upcoming Town Halls Hot Tips All MO HealthNet Providers
01/25/2024 46-39 Provider 1099 Forms Bulletins All MO HealthNet Providers
01/25/2024 General Provider Resource Hot Tips All MO HealthNet Providers
01/18/2024 Group Prenatal Care Webinar Hot Tips Behavioral Health Services
01/08/2024 46-36 Serious Mental Illness 1115 Demonstration Waiver Bulletins Behavioral Health Services
12/28/2023 Prior Authorization for Your Patient’s Medications Hot Tips All MO HealthNet Providers
12/28/2023 46-35 Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facilities – Bed Hold Reimbursement Bulletins Behavioral Health Services
12/20/2023 New Missouri Tobacco Quitline Services in 2024 Hot Tips All MO HealthNet Providers
12/20/2023 MO HealthNet making the following changes to the Preferred Drug Listing for Insulin Agents Hot Tips All MO HealthNet Providers
12/14/2023 Launch of Group Prenatal Care Hot Tips Behavioral Health Services