Welcome to STAR Health

Who is Superior HealthPlan Network?

Superior HealthPlan Network (Superior) is the managed care company selected by the Texas Health and Human Services Commission to manage the STAR Health program. Superior works very closely with the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services (DFPS) to make sure foster children throughout the state get the services they need.

STAR Health offers:

An Integrated Medical Home where each foster care child has access to primary care physicians, behavioral health clinicians, specialists, dentists, vision services and more.

Care Coordination Services to help children, families, and caregivers understand their benefits, get help with appointments, assist with transportation and identify local community resources.

Training programs (onsite and online) that offer clinical expertise and program information to families, caregivers, clinicians, caseworkers, child advocates and members of the judiciary.

STAR Health Benefits and Services:

Preventive Health which includes regular checkups and immunizations, office visits, visits to the dentist and visits for eye checkups

Behavioral Health Care including emotional, behavioral or developmental health care services

Hospital coverage including inpatient services such as hospitalizations and surgeries

Prescriptions and medical supplies which includes medications prescribed by a physician and medical supplies such as glucose strips and bandages

Telemedicine including consultations and assessments done by a provider using teleconference capability

Health Passport our on-line access to health information for children in Foster Care

For more information on the STAR Health program and to learn more about the services, please call Superior HealthPlan Network’s Member Services Department at (866) 912-6283.

For training opportunities, please visit the Resources section of the website