To request a STAR, CHIP, or STAR Kids Network Participation Agreement, please refer to Request Contract/Agreement/Network Participation on the Network Participation page. Please note: that additional credentialing is not required for those providers already credentialed in the STAR, CHIP, or STAR Kids networks and whose credentialing is current.
For counties outside the Travis and Central Medicaid Rural Service Area, please contact the Medicaid Network Department at 1-855-212-1615 or via email at TexasMedicaidNetworkDepartment@bcbstx.com.
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Texas Medicaid STAR, CHIP, and STAR Kids Provider Manual
BCBSTX Medicaid STAR, CHIP, and STAR Kids are in multiple Service Areas within Texas.
The MCAAC for your STAR Kids service area can provide reviews, recommendations and support for best practice information and quality care.
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Cultural Competency is the ability of individuals and systems to provide services effectively to people of various cultures, races, ethnic backgrounds and religions in a manner that recognized values, affirms and respects the worth of the individual and protects and preserves dignity.
If you have any questions regarding the Cultural Competency Provider Training please contact your provider network representative.
Culturally Competent Health Care Provider Training
Providers who have completed other CMS/State-approved Cultural Competency Training may attest here.