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Superior HealthPlan is a managed health care company that provides health care for many Texans. Superior works with the State of Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) as the exclusive provider of healthcare for STAR Health members throughout the state.

In addition to STAR Health, Superior offers STAR (Medicaid), Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), STAR Kids (Medicaid), STAR+PLUS (Medicaid) and STAR+PLUS Medicare-Medicaid Plan (MMP) in many cities and counties across Texas. Superior also offers Medicare Advantage and Ambetter, Superior’s product in the Health Insurance Marketplace. For more information about Superior, visit

Superior is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Centene Corporation, a Fortune 500 company. Centene is a diversified, multi-national healthcare enterprise that provides a portfolio of services to government-sponsored healthcare programs, focusing on under-insured and uninsured individuals. Many receive benefits provided under Medicaid, including the State Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP), as well as Aged, Blind or Disabled (ABD), Foster Care and Long Term Care (LTC), in addition to other state-sponsored/hybrid programs and Medicare (Special Needs Plans). The Company operates local health plans and offers a range of health insurance solutions. It also contracts with other healthcare and commercial organizations to provide specialty services including behavioral health management, care management software, correctional healthcare services, dental benefits management, in-home health services, life and health management, managed vision, pharmacy benefits management, specialty pharmacy and telehealth services.

In 2019, Superior was designated a Family Friendly Workplace as part of a campaign organized by the City of Austin, The Austin Chamber of Commerce and Early Matters Greater Austin. The designation means Superior is committed to implementing and expanding family-friendly practices, helping to support the physical and emotional health of employees and their families. Learn more at the Early Matters Greater Austin website.