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Network Participation Opportunity

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

Medicaid Service Area

BCBSTX Medicaid STAR, CHIP, and STAR Kids are in multiple Service Areas within Texas.

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Medicaid Clinical & Administrative Advisory Committee (MCAAC)

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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Texas Health and Human Services Commission

Texas Medicaid and Healthcare Partnership

Texas Department of Family and Protective Services

Electronic Visit Verification LTSS Providers

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STAR Kids Provider Manual

STAR and CHIP Provider Manual

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