About Us

Texas Children’s Health Plan was founded in 1996 by Texas Children’s Hospital. We are the nation's first health maintenance organization (HMO) created just for children. We cover kids, teens, pregnant women, and adults. If you are able to get Medicaid or the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), we have a large group of more than 6,250 doctors, 7,811 specialists, 221 hospitals, and health resources to care for your needs.