About STAR Medicaid


STAR Medicaid provides health-care coverage for children from birth to age 20. It is also called Children’s Medicaid. It covers children, pregnant women, and some former foster care youth.

Each plan has:

  • A primary care doctor who you choose
  • A large group of specialists
  • Therapists
  • Clinics
  • Hospitals

Some services included are:

  • Medical
  • Prescriptions
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Behavioral health
  • Perinatal services

There are no enrollment fees and co-payments.

STAR Medicaid benefits must be renewed every 12 months. Renew your benefits.

Visit YourTexasBenefits.com for more information about STAR Medicaid.