Providers invited to join our network

Texas STAR Kids Medicaid Managed Care Program

Aetna Better Health of Texas is recruiting providers to join our network for the new Texas STAR Kids Medicaid Managed Care Program.

Beginning Nov. 1, 2016, children and young adults under the age of 21 who receive Supplemental Security Income (SSI), or receive services through Home and Community-Based Services (HCBS) Waiver programs operated by HHSC, the Department of Aging and Disability Services (DADS), and the Department of State Health Services (DSHS) will receive services through a STAR Kids health plan.

Aetna Better Health of Texas will be providing STAR Kids services. You are invited to join our network if you meet the following requirements:

  • Must be an attested/ enrolled provider in Texas Medicaid Healthcare Partnership (TMHP) with a Texas Provider Identifier (TPI);
  • Must have a valid National Provider Identifier (NPI) Number; and
  • Cannot have opted-out of Medicaid or have any sanctions or reprimands by any licensing authority or review organizations.

For more information about participation in the Aetna Better Health of Texas STAR Kids program, call Provider Relations at 1-844-STRKIDS (1-844-787-5437).