About Us


Through the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) and State of Texas Access Reform (STAR) Medicaid programs, Dell Children’s Health Plan offers quality healthcare and extra benefits for families just like yours, with local doctors and clinics close to home.

Dell Children’s Health Plan is a Health Maintenance Organization (HMO) committed to getting you the right care close to home. Your Dell Children’s Health Plan benefits are your STAR or CHIP benefits, plus the extra benefits you get for being our member.

It’s all part of the plan.

  • More than 1,200 primary care doctors
  • More than 3,500 specialists
  • Coverage for your kids from birth to age 20, so they are supported throughout childhood
  • Special healthcare program for pregnant and new moms

We serve CHIP and STAR Medicaid-eligible individuals, including newborns up to age 20, and pregnant or new moms who live in these Central Texas counties:

  • Bastrop
  • Burnet
  • Caldwell
  • Fayette
  • Hays
  • Lee
  • Travis
  • Williamson
To qualify for Dell Children’s Health Plan, a child must be:
  • Age 18 or younger. Children up to age 20 can qualify for Medicaid in some cases
  • A Texas resident
  • A U.S. citizen or legal permanent resident. The parent’s immigration status does not matter

*For pregnant women to qualify, they must be unable to get Medicaid and not have any other health coverage. To find out about doctors and hospitals in your area go to the Find a Doctor page. You may also call Member Services at 1-855-921-6284 (TTY 7-1-1).

CHIP and STAR Medicaid coverage

Along with the standard coverage you get with any CHIP and STAR Medicaid health plan, you’ll also love our extra benefits that help you and your family live healthier, more rewarding lives.

Value-added services* for Dell Children’s Health Plan members

  • $20 gift cards each year for getting Texas Health Steps or well-child checkups on time.
  • Up to $100 for glasses or contacts every 2 years, including Medicaid benefit.
  • $40 voucher to spend at the Dell Children’s Medical Center’s Simply Safety Centers for Members age 3 to 18 who get an annual checkup within 90 days of joining Dell Children’s Health Plan.
  • One sport or school physical each year.
  • Up to $50 per semester for Boys & Girls Club membership.
  • Membership at Hays County YMCA locations for members through age 12.
  • Planet Fitness membership for members 15 years and older.
  • Overnight camps for members 9 to 18 years old.
  • $25 gift card per semester for a GPA of 3.0 or higher, an attendance record of 90% or higher or attending an IEP or 504 meeting for members in grades 9 through 12.
  • And more!


*Limitations and restrictions may apply.

Special Delivery program for pregnant moms and new moms

We’ve got pregnant and new moms covered with Dell Children’s Health Plan. Our pregnancy program has many benefits to help support you throughout your pregnancy and as a new mom.

See a complete list of value-added services for pregnant and new moms.

  • Help getting a ride to pregnancy-related doctor visits, pregnancy or birthing classes, WIC offices, food banks, grocery stores, child day care and other locations.
  • A convertible car seat for going to 6 prenatal visits while a member of Dell Children’s Health Plan.
  • Up to $500 each year for dental checkups, x-rays, cleanings, fillings and extractions each year for pregnant CHIP members age 19 and older and pregnant STAR members age 21 and older.
  • A special self-care book with tips on caring for yourself and your baby while you are pregnant.
  • Prenatal classes and baby showers for pregnant members with giveaway items that may include diaper bags and blankets.


*Limitations and restrictions may apply.

We'd love to hear from you!

Call us at 512-324-DCHP (3247) and we can help answer your questions.

After hours locations

You can also view a list of urgent care and after hours locations here.

Urgent care centers

You can also view a list of urgent care and after hours locations here.