Musculoskeletal Management (MSK)

Magellan’s Musculoskeletal Management (MSK) Solution provides:

Comprehensive Scope

Manages both surgical and non-surgical musculoskeletal care, including spine and large joints, as well as physical medicine and place of service.

Clinical Expertise

Ensures consistent quality of musculoskeletal care by leveraging evidence-based guidelines and a highly specialized team of MSK clinical experts.

Data Analytics

Including clinical care and quality indicators, outlier provider analyses, and strategic provider outreach.

Health Plan Specific Focus

Supports Health Plan Leadership to understand how regional care variation and physician practice patterns are impacting the quality and cost of musculoskeletal care in your market.

Provider Centric

Health plan providers interact with NIA’s specialized panel of MSK physicians and a designated MSK intake team and surgery concierge team.

Integrated Magellan Features

Offers the ability to incorporate behavioral health and pharmacy components for a holistic approach to patient care.

Musculoskeletal Management

Watch our webinar

Webinar – Protecting your lower back and improving pain

In this webinar, Magellan’s Matthew Walker, MD, medical director, spine surgery; Nikki Darnell, RN, BSN, director, clinical care services; and Katie Maher, RN, BSN, senior manager, clinical care services, delve into low back pain causes and symptoms, how low back pain is diagnosed and treated, and steps you can take to protect your lower back and improve pain. Watch the recording here.


Interested in learning more?

Contact us to learn how Magellan’s Musculoskeletal Management Solution can achieve savings of up to 20% through ensuring consistent quality, evidence-based care.