Texas Medicaid and CHIP Renewal

When to Renew

When it is time to renew, you will get a packet from the Texas Health & Human Services Commission (HHSC). Once you get your packet in the mail, you will have about 30 days to complete it.

Renewal Packet Sent

Renewal Packet Due Date

April 2021

May 10, 2021

May 2021

June 7, 2021

June 2021

July 12, 2021

July 2021

August 9, 2021

August 2021

September 13, 2021

September 2021

October 11, 2021

Medicaid Coverage

Coverage for Medicaid recipients will continue during the public health emergency. 

Didn’t get a packet? Visit YourTexasBenefits.com or call 2-1-1 to see if it’s time for you to renew.
NOTE: If you have Medicaid coverage (and not CHIP), you do not need to renew at this time.


hand holding member id cardCheck Your ID Card

When you became a member, PCHP sent you a Member Identification (ID)
Card in the mail. Your membership date is listed on the card.

Documents Needed

You must provide all the information requested in the application. If you don’t, your coverage may be denied. Be sure to have these items ready when completing your application.

How Do I Renew My Benefits?

Submit your renewal form online.

Renew Online

Send renewal packet by Mail.

Form Help

Still have questions?

Call 2-1-1

The Texas HHSC will send a packet to you. This packet will include how to renew, when the packet is due and the renewal form.
If you have any questions, call 2-1-1.

Still Have Questions?

Find answers to frequently asked questions about CHIP renewal, timeframes, and more.