Medicaid (STAR, STAR Kids) and CHIP Plans

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas (BCBSTX) is pleased to offer health plans for individuals who qualify for the State Medicaid (STAR, STAR Kids) and CHIP programs. Your health is our priority. We offer quality-health service, access to our many network providers and excellent customer service. BCBSTX has been around for over 80 years and is the largest provider of health benefits in the state of Texas. You can see a list of the counties we serve on your plan homepage. Come join us and receive your Medicaid or CHIP benefits from a name you can trust!

Help for Members Impacted by Hurricane Harvey

Apply for Benefits: Call 2-1-1 or go to

FEMA:1-800-621-FEMA (3362) or

Social Security Administration: 1-800-772-1213 (TTY 1-800-325-0778) or go to

STAR and CHIP Customer Service: 1-877-688-1811

STAR Kids Service Coordination: 1-877-301-4394

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) Disaster Distress Helpline: 1-800-985-5990, text "TalkWithUs" to 66746, or go to