What is STAR?

State of Texas Access Reform (STAR) is no cost health care insurance for low income families. All members must qualify based on income. The STAR plan is for children, pregnant women, newborns and adults. Members will have health care for 12 months. Members must re-enroll every 12 months for coverage to continue.


How To Apply     Am I Eligible?


STAR / Medicaid Benefits

  • Choice of doctor
  • Doctor visits
  • Prescription drugs
  • Hospital care at local hospitals
  • Immunization (shots)
  • Eye exams and glasses
  • Dental exams (under 21 only)
  • Hearing exams
  • Interpreter services
  • Help with transportation to your doctor
  • Prenatal care
  • Mental health benefits
  • And much more

Your Value-Added Services

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.

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STAR Member Handbook
(updated 09-01-2023)

Nueces Provider Directory
(updated 12-1-2023)

Hidalgo Provider Directory
(updated 12-1-2023)


Nueces Service Area

  • Aransas
  • Bee
  • Brooks
  • Calhoun
  • Calhoun
  • Goliad
  • Jim Wells
  • Karnes
  • Kenedy
  • Kleberg
  • Live Oak
  • Nueces
  • Refugio
  • San Patricio
  • Victoria
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Hidalgo Service Area

  • Cameron
  • Duval
  • Hidalgo
  • Jim Hogg
  • Maverick
  • McMullen
  • Starr
  • Webb
  • Willacy
  • Zapatali
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