STAR (Medicaid)


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Potential Members: 1-844-664-2257

Current Members: 1-800-783-5386

Texas STAR Medicaid

Superior HealthPlan proudly offers STAR, a Medicaid managed care program serving low-income families at no cost to them.

Superior offers STAR Medicaid in the following service areas:

  • Bexar
  • El Paso
  • Hidalgo
  • Lubbock
  • Nueces
  • Travis
  • MRSA Central
  • MRSA Northeast
  • MRSA West

To learn more, call 1-844-664-2257.

STAR benefits Include:

  • Choice of doctors.
  • Regular checkups and office visits.
  • Prescription drugs and medical supplies.
  • Dental and vision services.
  • Vaccines.
  • Behavioral health care.
  • Hospital coverage.

More information can be found in the STAR handbook.

At Superior, members can get many great services in addition to their regular benefits. These are called Value-added Services. From extra vision care to cell phones and car seats, Superior is proud to offer many extra services to help keep our members healthy.

  • Extra vision benefits. This includes $150 toward prescription eyewear.
  • Extra dental benefits. This includes up to $250 for pregnant women ages 21 and older.
  • Annual sports physicals for children ages 4 through 18.
  • $25 for over-the-counter items through the mail every quarter.
  • Extra behavioral health services.
  • $35 for programs offered by the Boys and Girls Club.*
  • Help for members enrolled in the Asthma Disease Management Program. This includes home visits and 1 spacer and peak flow meter for high-risk members.
  • Support for pregnant members to reduce the health risks of smoking.
  • Up to 750 extra minutes per month for SafeLink phone users who are enrolled in Care Management.
  • Connections Plus phone for members who do not qualify for SafeLink and enroll in Care Management.
  • A 24-hour nurse advice line.
  • Parenting class that gives education and resources to aid in healthy child development.

Special Services for Superior Pregnant Members

  • A convertible baby car seat for completing the Notification of Pregnancy (NOP) form, completing 1 prenatal visit and going to an educational baby shower.
  • Diaper bag and diapers for pregnant members who complete the NOP form and attend a baby shower class.
  • Up to $150 each year through CentAccount®. This program is for pregnant women who complete prenatal visits, checkups, get a flu shot and agree to receive and respond to pregnancy-related text messages. Rewards can be used at many Texas retailers including Walmart.

*Boys and Girls Club Value-added Service is only for STAR members in the Hidalgo, Lubbock, MRSA Northeast and Travis service areas.

Only for STAR members in the Bexar and El Paso service areas.

Value-added Services are extra health care services offered by Superior. Services may vary by area. Restrictions and limitations may apply. These services are valid through 8/31/18.