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State of Alaska, Department of Health and Social Services, Division of Behavioral Health

From Qualis Health's Anchorage office, our Alaskan staff administers behavioral health utilization review programs through public sector contracts.

Services We Provide for Alaska Medicaid - Behavioral Health

  • Admission and continued stay review of acute inpatient psychiatric services at specialized psychiatric hospitals and general acute care hospitals that provide psychiatric services
  • Admission, continued stay and retrospective review of residential psychiatric treatment center (RPTC) services
  • Admission and continued stay review of residential behavioral health services at Level 2–4 group homes
  • Care coordination


March 2, 2018: Residential Behavioral Health Services Provider Manual Updated
The provider manual for Residential Behavioral Health Services has been updated. You can find a link to it on the Provider Resources page.

January 31, 2018: It's Time to Register for the 2018 Provider Education Conference
Registration is now open for this year's Alaska Behavioral Health Provider Education Conference. The conference will be held May 22–24, 2018, at the BP Energy Center in Anchorage. Register online here or find more information about the conference—including special hotel rates—on the Provider Education page. Please join us for this informative event!

January 5, 2018: Save the Date for the 2018 Provider Education Conference
The Alaska 2018 Behavioral Health Provider Education Conference will be held May 22–24 at the BP Energy Center in Anchorage. Registration will open in late January. Find more information on the Provider Education page.



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Contact Us

Initiate a Review

»Qualis Health Provider Portal

(877) 200-9046
(907) 550-7620

(877) 200-9047

Contact State of Alaska Medicaid - Behavioral Health

»visit the Alaska Medicaid - Behavioral Health website

»more contact info