For Pregnant Members | Texas Children's Health Plan
Support for your growing family

Information about free classes,month-by-month stages, Dad’s Corner and free gifts for each trimester!

For Pregnant Members


STAR Medicaid

STAR Medicaid benefits are available to you during pregnancy and up to 2 months after birth. As a Texas Children’s Health Plan STAR member, you get:

  • Prenatal care.
  • Prescription drugs.
  • Shots.
  • Dental care.

CHIP perinatal

CHIP perinatal benefits include:

  • Up to 20 prenatal visits.
  • Prescription drug coverage.
  • The cost of birth and delivery.
  • 2 doctor visits for mom after delivery.
  • Regular checkups, vaccines, and prescriptions for your baby during the first months of its life.

Get extra help!

Need some support? Our CHIP perinatal and STAR members can sign up for the Star Babies program. Our Star Babies program offers:

  • The Star Babies website with helpful pregnancy-related information.
  • 24-Hour Nurse Help Line.
  • Help getting to the doctor (additional transportation).
  • Case management for members with high-risk pregnancies.
  • Childbirth and parenting education classes.
  • Monthly newsletter.
  • Pregnancy gift program.
  • Much more!