Value-Added Services (STAR Kids)

Driscoll Health Plan offers a wide range of value-added services so that its members can stay healthy and enjoy life as well. There is a value-added service for everyone in the family through Driscoll Health Plan. They’re our way of showing that we care about our members.

RESPITE CARE SERVICES

  • Up to 32 hours of respite care each year for Members getting personal assistance services.
  • Up to 16 hours of respite care each year for Members not getting personal assistance services.

PEST CONTROL

  • High risk Members with chronic health conditions can get pest control services.

ID WRISTBAND

  • Members can receive an ID wristband.

SENSORY PRODUCTS

  • Members who meet medical criteria can get a $75 e-gift card to purchase sensory products online.

COMMUNITY-BASED SPECIALTY SERVICES

  • Members can participate in Community-Based Specialty Services limited to $500 per year. Must meet medical criteria. Services can include:
    • Equine Therapy
    • Music Therapy
    • Aquatic Therapy

FOLLOW-UP INCENTIVE PROGRAM

  • Members that follow up with a mental health doctor within 7 days of discharge from an inpatient mental health hospital can get a $20 gift card.

HELP FOR MEMBERS WITH ASTHMA

  • Get 2 free hypoallergenic pillow covers and 2 free bed covers. Must meet medical criteria.

WHEELCHAIR BAG

  • Members who are wheelchair dependent will receive a wheelchair bag.

EXTRA VISION SERVICES

  • $150 for frames and lenses every two years. Ages 2 and older.

SHORT-TERM PHONE HELP

  • 250 extra minutes per month
  • Health education text messages

GIFT PROGRAMS

  • New Members will get one first-aid kit. One per family.
  • One $20 gift card for Members who get four newborn Texas Health Steps checkups.
  • One $20 gift card for getting two of three Texas Health Steps checkups (12-month, 15-month, and 18-month).
  • One $20 gift card for getting a Texas Health Steps checkup each year. (ages 2 to 20)
  • One $20 gift card for Pregnant Members who get a prenatal checkup within 42 days of joining DHP or first trimester.
  • One $20 gift card for Members who get a post-partum checkup at 21 to 56 days after delivery.

BEHAVIORAL HEALTH 7 DAY FOLLOW-UP INCENTIVE

  • Members that follow up with a mental health doctor within seven days of discharge from an inpatient mental health hospital can get a $20 gift card.

HEALTHY PLAY AND WELLNESS

  • Members who join a health and wellness or sports program can get a $50 gift card.
  • Members can get up to $150 to help with going to a special needs camp.

EXTRA HELP FOR PREGNANT WOMEN

  • Baby showers – Cadena de Madres hosts three baby showers for new moms. Each shower teaches about each pregnancy trimester.
  • Car seat – Pregnant members can get a car seat after going to all three baby showers.
  • Gift cards – Get up to $40 in gift cards for going to two of three baby showers.
  • Members can get help to learn about breast-feeding and nutrition.
  • Birthing classes – Learn more about giving birth at the following birthing classes that are offered by local hospitals

SPORTS AND SCHOOL PHYSICALS

  • One each year. Must be ages 5 to 19.

EXTRA HELP GETTING A RIDE

  • Help with getting a ride to any health care related visit.

*This is not an all-inclusive list of extra services. Restrictions and/or limitations apply.
These extra services are valid through August 2017.