Erlanger offers outpatient and inpatient Behavioral Health benefits. This
plan is administered by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee.
Inpatient Mental Health/Substance Abuse:
- 30 days per calendar year
- In-network - $500 copay per admission
- Out-of-network - Subject to out-of-network deductible and
Outpatient Mental Health/Substance Abuse:
- 30 visits per calendar year
- In-network - $25 copay per visit
- Out-of –network - Subject to out-of-network deductible and
Mental Health Medication Management Benefit
treatment visits for Medication Management does not count toward the number of
mental health outpatient visits per year. Medication Management means
pharmacologic management, including prescription, use, and review of medication
with no more than minimal medical psychotherapy.
- Substance abuse treatment is limited to two episodes
(inpatient and/or outpatient) per lifetime.
- Benefits for Inpatient and Outpatient and Substance Abuse are combined
with Mental Health visits to determine yearly visit limits and lifetime