Pregnancy Benefits

Our Program Services

Parkland HEALTHfirst
(STAR)

A health plan offering services for people on STAR (Medicaid). STAR is the program through which most people in Texas get their Medicaid coverage. Medicaid provides health coverage to low-income pregnant women during pregnancy and up to two months after the birth of the baby.

Parkland KIDSfirst
(CHIP Perinate)

Also offering health services for pregnant women in CHIP Perinate. During pregnancy, a Texas resident, without insurance, and who cannot get Medicaid, may be able to get perinatal coverage is for unborn babies. This covers labor with delivery.

Services + Benefits

African American pregnant woman holding heart around pregnant stomach
  • Prenatal doctor visits.
  • Prenatal vitamins.
  • Labor and delivery.
  • Checkups and other benefits for the baby after leaving the hospital.
Value-Added Services
24/7 Nurse Line
Free Pregnancy Classes
Free Cell Phone with Service
*Limitations and restrictions apply per plan for each value-added service.
Additional Value Added Services By Plan
Parkland HEALTHfirst (STAR)
  • 250 points ($25 value) to new members who can provide proof of a confirmed appointment within 90 days of joining.
  • 250 points ($25 value) annually for pregnant members who receive flu shot during their pregnancy.
  • 400 points ($40 value) annually for completion of prenatal checkup within the 1st trimester or within 42 days of joining.
  • 600 points ($60 value) annually for members who receive their postpartum checkup within 21-56 days of delivery.
Parkland KIDSfirst (CHIP Perinate)
  • 24-Hour Nurse Line to help with you or your baby’s health needs.
  • Free Pregnancy Classes at no charge to members.

*Limitations and restrictions apply per plan for each value-added service.

Find a Doctor

We have a large network of primary care physicians (PCPs) to choose from. Our network of providers care for the whole family, not just children.

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  • View your health plan benefits and summaries
  • View or change your Primary Care Physician (PCP)
  • Print a temporary ID card
  • Find a network healthcare provider
  • View your healthcare claims and deductible/out of pocket balances

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