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Welcome to the Magellan Medicaid Administration, Inc. of Montana Web site. This site is designated to assist with utilization management and prior authorization of services as required by the Medicaid program. You'll also find information about the new online PA system you'll use to submit requests and look up statuses. Please continue to check this Web site for updates (forms, Web application, etc.) and system availability.

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January 2017

Youth Prior Authorization Requests for Out-of-State Acute Hospitalizations

Effective January 17, 2017, Magellan Medicaid Administration will no longer be reviewing Youth Prior Authorization requests for Out-of-State Acute hospitalizations. Please contact Mountain Pacific for all of these requests at: Phone: 800-262-1545 or Fax: 877-428-0684.

February 2016

New Prior Authorization/ Utilization Management Forms

To all Children's Mental Health Bureau (CMHB) and Addictive Mental Disorders Division (AMDD) and all Montana Behavioral Health Providers; Greetings:

Magellan Medicaid Administration respectfully notifies you that there are NEW prior authorization/ utilization management forms uploaded to our website, for your convenience.

Please find them updated here:


Sincerely, the Magellan Medicaid Administration Management Team

Staci Lindsay, LCPC (Manager, Care Management) & Rebecca Lindstadt-Rossi, LCSW (Director, Health Care Management)