STAR+PLUS

Superior HealthPlan offers STAR+PLUS, a Texas Medicaid managed care program for low-income people who have physical or mental disabilities or who are elderly. Most adults on supplemental security income (SSI) will be required to enroll in STAR+PLUS if the program is offered in the area of the State where they live. SSI children may choose to enroll in STAR+PLUS or may remain in traditional Medicaid.

The STAR+PLUS program offers many health-care services, such as:

  • Primary and Specialty physician care
  • Prescription drugs and medical supplies
  • Mental health care
  • Hospital care
  • Vision services

And much more, including:

  • Language interpretive services
  • Home-delivered meals or meal preparation assistance
  • Adult daycare with activities and regular monitoring
  • Housekeeping and personal care
  • Short-term relief for caregivers
  • Home modification and transportation assistance
  • Therapies (occupational, physical and speech/language)
  • Service coordination, including coordination of a plan of care involving the member, family members and health care providers

Superior offers STAR+PLUS to persons who live in and around these service areas:

  • Bexar
  • Dallas
  • Hidalgo
  • Lubbock
  • Nueces