SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 13, 2018--Magellan Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: MGLN) today announced that ahead of, during and in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence it will open a 24-hour crisis line for all individuals affected by the storm and its aftermath.
The toll-free number to access free, confidential counseling services is 1-800-327-7451.
Magellan will provide free, confidential counseling services and other resources, such as referrals to local non-profit organizations, shelters and additional community-based support to assist individuals on the southeast coast and mid-Atlantic United States as they work to cope with the feelings of fear, sadness, anger and hopelessness related to these kinds of natural disasters.
Tip sheets with resources specific to coping with grief and recovery from traumatic events can be found on Magellan Health's website.
In addition, resources specific to hurricane preparedness, response and recovery can be found on Ready.gov or FEMA.gov.
Magellan Health is a leader in managing complex population health, concentrating on all areas across healthcare and pharmaceutical management. Specializing in healthcare services, including behavioral health counseling and support, to millions of individuals across the country, Magellan opens its crisis lines during events such as this to help support the local community as it responds, reacts and rebuilds.
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CONTACT: Magellan Health, Inc.
Lilly Ackley, 860-507-1923
Joe Bogdan, 860-507-1910
KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA ARIZONA GEORGIA
INDUSTRY KEYWORD: WOMEN HEALTH MENTAL HEALTH PHARMACEUTICAL CONSUMER GENERAL HEALTH MEN MANAGED CARE
SOURCE: Magellan Health, Inc.
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