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Join Our Behavioral Health Provider network


Sunshine Health promotes a holistic approach to the care of our members, which includes the combination of physical and behavioral health services. If you are a psychiatrist or have a niche behavioral health specialty, we encourage you to join the Sunshine Health network to serve our members.



You can make a great impact by serving our members. Sunshine Health is the largest Medicaid managed care organization in Florida.

As a Behavioral Health Provider for Sunshine Health, you also have an opportunity to serve our specialty populations, such as members in our Serious Mental Illness (SMI) Specialty Plan, Child Welfare (CW) Specialty Plan and Children’s Medical Services (CMS) Health Plan. 


Get acces to year-round training and support services.

We offer trainings on a variety of topics related to mental health, evidence-based practices, and trauma informed care for behavioral health and physical health providers in our network.


Earn incentives for engaging members in important follow-up care.

As a Behavioral Health provider in the Sunshine Health network, you can qualify for incentives that promote:

  • Follow up visits after hospitalization; and
  • Metabolic monitoring for children and adolescents who take antipsychotic medications

We provide training on how to make the most of our incentives program, such as the P4P Incentive Program. For more information, visit Provider Training.


Serve on our Provider Advisory Groups to shape our programs and supports.

You can become part of Sunshine Health’s Provider Advisory Group to offer feedback and be involved in the decision-making processes that will make the greatest impact for our providers and members. 


Support available to assist your practice in becomming a Behavioral Health Home.

We encourage services that benefit the whole health of our members. Please contact us if you are a large group provider and are interested in becoming a Behavioral Health Home.

Are You Ready to Become a Behavioral Health Provider for Sunshine Health?

If you interested in joining the Sunshine Health network of behavioral health providers to serve the largest Medicaid population in Florida AND you have a niche Behavioral Health specialty, we want to hear from you. 

  1. Please fill out a Participation Request Form.
  2. Be sure to include your niche specialty on this form.
  3. We will review your information within one (1) business week.
  4. A member of the Sunshine Health team will contact you with a decision and let you know how to move forward with the contracting process within your region.