Do I qualify for coverage in Texas?
Medicaid and CHIP programs help qualified Texas residents get access to affordable health care benefits. Review the requirements to find out if you may be eligible for one of these plans.
STAR benefits are available to you if:
STAR Kids benefits are available to young people ages 20 and below who have disabilities or complex health needs, are covered by Medicaid, and meet at least one of the following:
o Community Living Assistance and Support Services (CLASS)
o Deaf Blind with Multiple Disabilities (DBMD)
o Home and Community-based Services (HCS)
o Texas Home Living (TxHmL)
STAR+PLUS benefits are available to you if you are approved for Medicaid, and meet at least one of the following:
CHIP benefits are available to children that are:
CHIP Perinatal benefits are available if you live in our service area and are:
You can also check your eligibility for these programs by visiting the Your Texas Benefits website and using the Prescreening Tool. Or, you can call 2-1-1 (TTY 711) toll-free Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Central time for more information.
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