Behavioral Health Clinical Practice Guidelines 2014-2015

Clinical Practice Guidelines (CPGs) adopted by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma (BCBSOK) are the foundation for the Behavioral Health Condition Case Management Programs. Updates to CPGs are reviewed and adopted periodically.

If you have any questions about the CPGs adopted by BCBSOK contact us via

Mail

Behavioral Health Quality Improvement Program

Attention: CPG Coordinator

1001 East Lookout Drive Richardson, TX 75082

Email BHQualityImprovement@bcbstx.com

Select from the links listed below to view CPGs for behavioral health conditions:

Acute Stress Disorder and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
“Practice Guideline for the Treatment of Patients with Acute Stress Disorder and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder” (2004) American Psychiatric Association

“Guideline Watch: Practice Guideline for the Treatment of Patients with Acute Stress Disorder and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder” (2009) American Psychiatric Association

Alzheimer’s and Other Dementias
“Treatment of Patients with Alzheimer’s Disease and Other Dementias 2nd edition” (2007) American Psychiatric Association

Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
“Practice Parameter for the Assessment and Treatment of Children and Adolescents with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder” (2007) American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

“Practice Parameter for the Assessment and Treatment of Children and Adolescents with Depressive Disorders” (2007) American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Bipolar
“Practice Guideline for the Treatment of Patients with Bipolar Disorder 2nd Edition” (2002) American Psychiatric Association

“Guideline Watch: Practice Guideline for the Treatment of Patients with Bipolar Disorder, 2nd Edition” (2005) American Psychiatric Association

Delirium
“Practice Guideline for the Treatment of Patients with Delirium” (1999) American Psychiatric Association

“Guideline Watch (August 2004): Practice Guideline for the Treatment of Patients with Delirium” (2004) American Psychiatric Association

Depression
“Practice Guideline for the Treatment of Patients with Major Depressive Disorder 3rd Edition” (2010) American Psychiatric Association

“Practice Parameter for the Assessment and Treatment of Children and Adolescents with Depressive Disorders” (2007) American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry “Adult Depression in Primary Care Guideline” (2013) Institute for Clinical Systems Improvement

Eating Disorders
“Practice Guideline for the Treatment of Patients with Eating Disorders 3rd Edition” (2006) American Psychiatric Association

“Guideline Watch: Practice Guideline for the Treatment of Patients with Eating Disorders 3rd Edition” (2012) American Psychiatric Association

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
“Practice Guideline for the Treatment of Patients with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder” (2007) American Psychiatric Association

“Guideline Watch: Practice Guideline for the Treatment of Patients with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (2013) American Psychiatric Association

Panic Disorder
“Practice Guideline for the Treatment of Patients with Panic Disorder 2nd Edition” (2009) American Psychiatric Association

Schizophrenia
“Practice Guideline for the Treatment of Patients with Schizophrenia 2nd Edition” (2004) American Psychiatric Association

“Guideline Watch (September 2009): Practice Guideline for the Treatment of Patients with Schizophrenia” (2009) American Psychiatric Association

Substance Use Disorders
“Practice Guideline for the Treatment of Patients with Substance Use Disorders 2nd Edition” (2006) American Psychiatric Association

“Guideline Watch (April 2007): Practice Guideline for the Treatment of Patients with Substance Use Disorders 2nd Edition” (2007) American Psychiatric Association

The Behavioral Health Condition Case Management Programs offered by BCBS include Depression, Alcohol/Substance Abuse Disorders, Anxiety/Panic Disorders, Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, Bipolar Disorder, Eating Disorders, Schizophrenia and other Psychotic Disorders. Condition Case Management Programs are offered to PPO Fully Insured members and PPO members whose employer group has purchased the programs. If a professional provider has a patient who may benefit from participating in one of the above mentioned programs, please call Behavioral Member Services at 800 672-2378 to have your patient screened and considered for enrollment in a Condition Case Management Program.