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STAR Kids


At UnitedHealthcare Community Plan, we understand that the health care system can be complex and confusing. We know it can be especially stressful when your health care plan changes. UnitedHealthcare Community Plan will be with you every step of the way.

We want to make sure our members have access to the quality care they need and deserve. Our large network includes the doctors you already know and trust. That’s what you can count on with UnitedHealthcare Community Plan. View the list below to see what STAR Kids includes.

Language and Interpreter Services

UnitedHealthcare Community Plan has staff that speaks English and Spanish. If you speak another language or are hearing impaired and need help, call Member Services at 1-877-597-7799 or TTY 711 for hearing impaired.

If you need materials in audio, Braille, larger print and in other languages at your request. Please call 1-877-597-7799 for help.

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Already a member? You have access to our member-only website. Print your ID cards, chat with a nurse online, and more.

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Call Us
1-877-597-7799 / TTY: 711

Call Us
1-877-597-7799
TTY: 711

Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m. local time

Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m. local time

Have Questions? Call Us at:
1-877-597-7799 / TTY: 711

Have Questions? Call Us at:
1-877-597-7799
TTY: 711

Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m. local time

Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m. local time

See if your doctor or hospital is in our network. Or use this tool to find a new doctor, hospital or specialist.

This plan is available in the following counties:

Anderson, Angelina, Austin, Bell, Blanco, Bosque, Bowie, Brazoria, Brazos, Burleson, Cameron, Camp, Cass, Chambers, Cherokee, Colorado, Comanche, Cooke, Coryell, De Witt, Delta, Duval, Erath, Falls, Fannin, Franklin, Freestone, Galveston, Gillespie, Gonzales, Grayson, Gregg, Grimes, Hamilton, Hardin, Harris, Harrison, Henderson, Hidalgo, Hill, Hopkins, Houston, Jackson, Jasper, Jefferson, Jim Hogg, Lamar, Lampasas, Lavaca, Leon, Liberty, Limestone, Llano, Madison, Marion, Matagorda, Maverick, McLennan, McMullen, Milam, Mills, Montague, Montgomery, Morris, Nacogdoches, Newton, Orange, Panola, Polk, Rains, Red River, Robertson, Rusk, Sabine, San Augustine, San Jacinto, San Saba, Shelby, Smith, Somervell, Starr, Titus, Trinity, Tyler, Upshur, Van Zandt, Walker, Waller, Washington, Webb, Wharton, Willacy, Wood and Zapata.

More information on eligibility and enrollment can be found on the Texas CHIP & Medicaid website.

Benefits & Features

Well and Sick Care

Get the assistance you need to stay healthy — or to get better if you are injured or sick. And pregnant moms get extra support to keep you and your baby healthy. That includes:

  • Hospital Care. You pay nothing for care in a hospital.
  • Lab and X-rays. Lab tests, x-rays and diagnostic imaging are covered.
  • Transportation. We pay for rides to and from medical visits or pharmacy.
  • Well Visits. Annual checkups can help keep you healthy.

Care for Conditions

If your child has asthma, diabetes or another long-term condition, you can depend on us. The STAR Kids Plan makes sure your child gets the care and services he or she needs. Benefits include:

  • Case Management. Personal support from an experienced professional.
  • Asthma Support. Individual care to help control asthma or COPD.
  • Mental Health. Counseling and other treatments are available.

Vision, Hearing and Dental Care

Help protect your child’s sight, hearing and smile with these benefits:

 

 

  • Vision. Includes exams and $105 toward frames or contact lenses.
  • Hearing. Tests, checkups and hearing aids, if needed, are provided.
  • Dental. Most children and young adults age 20 and younger with Medicaid or CHIP coverage get dental services through a managed care dental plan. The two dental plans listed below provide services across the state for all Medicaid and CHIP members who qualify for dental coverage.

  •       - DentaQuest 
          - MCNA Dental

     

     

    Home Care and Supplies

    Get the medical equipment, assistance and supplies you need to live safely at home. Benefits include: 

  • Personal Care. Someone to help with dressing, bathing and dining.
  • Equipment and Supplies. In-home medical and safety equipment are covered.
  • Respite Care. In-home help to give your caregiver a rest
  • Rides and Other Help

    Sometimes you might need a little extra help using your child's health plan. For those times, you can rely on:

    • Transportation. We offer rides to and from medical visits or the pharmacy.
    • Interpreters. An interpreter can go with you to medical visits.
    • Language Help. Translated medical materials are available at no cost.
    • Member Services. Your benefit questions are answered 24/7.

    Value-added Services

    Read about all the extras your child could get as a STAR Kids member:

    • Healthy Rewards. Earn rewards for your child's preventive services.
    • Programs for Kids and Teens. Free Boys & Girls Club memberships.
    • Extra Benefits. Sports and school physicals offered at no cost.
    • NurseLineSM. Speak with a registered nurse 24/7.

    Waiver Programs

    If your child or young adult is disabled or living with an illness, your child’s health needs are unique. Our job is to make it as easy as possible for you to meet those needs. We make sure you get all your Medicaid benefits and more.

     

  • Choice of Doctor. Find a primary doctor in your neighborhood. Your doctor can send you to thousands of specialists too. 
  • NurseLineSM. Your caregiver can call our nurses for advice 24/7.
  • Medicines. Get the medicine you need at a pharmacy near you or by mail order.
  • Vision and dental. Have regular eye and dental exams. We cover glasses and contact lenses too. 
  • Mental Health. Counseling and other treatments are covered. 
  • Service Coordinator. Someone to help you manage complex health conditions. 
  • Transportation. We pay for rides to and from medical visits or the pharmacy. 
  • Value-added benefits. Earn free gift cards when you take healthy steps. You’ll get rewards for yearly wellness exams, along with other benefits.
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    Our STAR Kids Plan is for persons on the HCBS waivers CLASS, HCS, TxHML, DBMD and in ICF-IDD facilities. Learn more here 

    Questions?

    Ready to get started? Call us at 1-877-597-7799 TTY: 711 Monday - Friday
    8 a.m. - 8 p.m. local time

    Questions?

    Ready to get started?

    Call Us:
    1-877-597-7799
    TTY: 711

    Monday - Friday
    8 a.m. - 5 p.m. local time

    Lookup Tools

    Doctor Lookup

    Search for doctors, hospitals and specialists.

    Provider Directories
    View Drug List

    Find medications covered by this plan.

    Pharmacy Lookup

    Find a pharmacy near you.

    Member Information

    Member Website

    Already a member? You have access to our member-only website. Print ID cards, chat with a nurse online, and more.

    Member Handbook

    More Resources

    Member Page

    View more news, updates and resources for members.

    Member Handbook

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