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. 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 care 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**

  • Up to $75 towards a sensory packet for Members who meet medical criteria.

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 or Aquatic Therapy

ASTHMA SERVICES**

  • Members can get two hypoallergenic pillows and bed covers. Must meet medical criteria.

WHEELCHAIR BAG**

  • Members who use a wheelchair will receive a wheelchair bag.

EYEGLASSES*

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

CELL PHONE MINUTES AND TEXTING*

  • 500 extra minutes per month and health education text messages.

FIRST-AID KIT*

  • One first-aid kit per family for new Members.  Ages 2 to 5.

GIFT PROGRAMS FOR COMPLETING CHECKUPS*

  • $20 gift card for Members who get four on-time Newborn Texas Health Steps Checkups.
  • $20 gift card for Members who get two Texas Health Steps Checkups. 12months and 15 months.
  • $20 gift card for Members who get a Texas Health Steps Checkup each year. Ages 2 to 20.
  • $20 gift card for Members who get a Mental Health follow-up within 7 days of discharge from an in-patient Mental Health hospital.
  • $20 gift card for Members who follow-up with their Service Coordinator within 7-14 days of discharge from the hospital.
  • $25 gift card/incentive for Pregnant Members who get a Prenatal Checkup during the first trimester or within 42 days of joining DHP.
  • $25 gift card/incentive for Members who get a Post-Partum Checkup within 21-56 days after delivery.
  • $60 gift card/incentive for over the counter products every 6 months. Ages 0 to 15 months.

EXTRA HELP FOR PREGNANT WOMEN*

  • $100 gift card/incentive for Pregnant Members who attend a Cadena de Madres educational baby shower.
  • $20 gift card/incentive for new moms who attend a parenting class.
  • $20 gift card/incentive for new moms who have a Home Visit.
  • $30 gift card/incentive for Pregnant Members who download and register in the DHP Mobile Application.
  • $20 gift card/incentive for completing a Pregnancy Health Risk Assessment.
  • Birthing classes, nutrition and breastfeeding help.
  • One year of grocery delivery service for High-Risk Pregnant Members.

For a listing of our Baby Showers, Parenting and Birthing classes please visit:

driscollhealthplan.com/get-ready-for-baby

SPORTS AND SCHOOL PHYSICALS*

  • One sports/school physical each year.   Ages 5 to 19.

TRANSPORTATION SERVICES*

  • Help with getting a ride to any health care related visit when the Medical Transportation Program is not available.

HEALTH AND WELLNESS*

  • $50 gift card for Members who join a health and wellness or sports program or participate in a 5k race.
  • $25 gift card for Members who complete a nutrition program.
  • One Activity Tracker for weight management. Ages 10 to 18.
  • Up to $150 to help Members with the registration cost to a special needs camp. Ages 6 to 20.

Nueces Service Area

*Call Member Services: 1-844-508-4672

**Call Service Coordination: 1-844-508-4673

Hidalgo Service Area

*Call Member Services: 1-844-508-4674

**Call Service Coordination: 1-844-508-4675

*This is not an all-inclusive list of extra services. Restrictions and/or limitations apply. These extra services are valid September 1, 2019 – August 31, 2020. For a complete listing, see your Member Handbook.