Applied Behavior Analysis for Treatment of Autism Spectrum Disorder
Children of Duke employees covered under the Duke Options plan may seek treatment for Autism Spectrum Disorder with Applied Behavior Analysis.
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Duke faculty and staff, and their immediate family members are eligible for the Personal Assistance Service (PAS) at no charge. Staff at PAS are licensed professionals who offer assessment, short-term counseling, and referrals to help resolve a range of personal, work, and family problems. You do not to be enrolled in Duke’s medical plans to use this employee assistance program.
Duke offers both outpatient and inpatient mental health and substance abuse benefits under each of our medical plans. Mental health and substance abuse benefits are administered through Cigna Behavioral Health.
In adherence to the federal Mental Health Parity regulations, Duke has removed the limits on inpatient and outpatient mental health care from in-network providers for all four medical plans. For Duke Options, the limit on out-of-network visits has also been removed.
For more information, please see the Summary Plan Description.
Mental Health Providers
To find a network provider, call CIGNA Behavioral Health toll-free at 1-888-253-8552 or log on to their web site. Network providers who conduct video-based visits may be found on the Cigna web site by selecting "Telehealth" from the Topic Specialty drop-down list. In addition, a listing of Duke mental health providers that are considered network providers for Duke employees and their dependents is available here. You may also call the Duke Psychiatry and Behavioral Health Appointment Center at 919-684-0100 to find or schedule an appointment with a Duke mental health provider.
Cigna Fill out the Cigna Out-of-Network Claim Form and mail it to:
Cigna Behavioral Health
Attn: Claims Service Dept.
P.O. Box 188022
Chattanooga, TN 37422
Claims must be submitted within 180 days of date of service.
2019 Plan Chart
Details about mental health and substance abuse benefits are outlined below.
|Duke Select (HMO)||Duke Basic (HMO)||Blue Care Blue Cross NC (HMO)||Duke Options Blue Cross Blue Shield (PPO)|
|Cigna Behavioral Health|
|In-Network Care||Out-of-Network Care|
- All payments are based on the allowable charge. You are responsible for charges over the allowable charge when receiving out-of-network services.