STAR+PLUS

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Potential Members: 1-844-664-2257

Current Members: 1-866-516-4501

Texas STAR+PLUS

Superior HealthPlan proudly offers STAR+PLUS, a Medicaid managed care program serving low-income people who have physical or mental disabilities or who are elderly.

Superior offers STAR+PLUS in the following service areas:

  • Bexar
  • Central MRSA
  • Dallas
  • Hidalgo
  • Lubbock
  • Nueces
  • West MRSA

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

STAR+PLUS benefits Include:

  • Primary and specialty physician care services.
  • Prescription drugs and medical supplies.
  • Medical checkups, including Texas Health Steps.
  • Behavioral health services.
  • Hospital care.
  • Nursing facility care services.
  • Vision services.
  • Family planning services.
  • Long Term Services and Supports (LTSS).
    • Personal attendant services.
    • Day activity and health services.
  • LTSS Waiver Services
    • Nursing services (in home).
    • Home delivered meals.
    • Therapies (occupational, physical, speech/language, cognitive rehabilitation).
    • Home modifications.
    • Dental services.
    • Medical supplies and adaptive aids.
    • Respite services.
    • Assisted living.
    • Adult foster care.
    • Financial management services.
    • Transition assistance services.
    • Employment assistance.
    • Supported employment.

Click for a list of caregiver resources. More information can be found in the STAR+PLUS handbook.

As a Superior STAR+PLUS member, you can get many great services in addition to your regular benefits. These are called Value-added Services.

  • Extra dental benefits. Members, ages 21 and older, may get up to $250 each year for exams, x-rays, cleanings and fluoride treatments.
  • Extra vision services. $100 for choice of upgraded eyeglass frames and lenses or contact lenses each year.
  • $30 every quarter to use for commonly-used over-the-counter items that are not covered by Medicaid.
  • A 24-hour nurse advice line.
  • 24-hour emergency response services for non-STAR+PLUS HCBS Waiver and non-CFC members age 21 and older for up to 6 months when discharging from a hospital or nursing facility.
  • Online mental health services through www.myStrength.com.
  • Extra foot doctor (podiatry) services including 4 services each year.
  • Start Smart® program for pregnant women. The program includes a baby shower, diaper bag, educational programs, convertible car seat and up to $150 for healthy activities related to your pregnancy and delivery.*
  • Puff-Free Pregnancy program for pregnant members who smoke.
  • Help for members with asthma. High-risk members get one spacer and peak flow meter when they enroll in Superior’s Asthma Disease Management Program and as needed thereafter.
  • In-home care or educational intervention. This service is available to members in the Asthma Disease Management Program and to high-risk pregnancy members.
  • Home-delivered meals. Non-HCBS Waiver members have access to 10 home-delivered meals upon hospital discharge.
  • In-home respite care. Non-HCBS Waiver members with certain complex and chronic conditions age 21 and older, have access to 8 hours of in-home respite care services each year.
  • Extended minutes for SafeLink phone users. This includes up to 750 extra minutes per month.
  • Connections Plus phone for members who do not qualify for SafeLink and enroll in Care Management.
  • Parenting class that provides extra education and resources to aid in healthy child development.#

*Excludes members in the Dallas County service area.

#Only for members in the Bexar County service area.

Restrictions and limitations may apply. These services are valid from 9/1/17 through 8/31/18.