Texas Health Steps

Texas Health Steps is healthcare for children birth through age 20 who have Medicaid. Texas Health Steps gives your child free medical checkups starting at birth, and free dental checkups starting at 6 months of age. Checkups can help find health problems before they get worse and harder to treat.

Call Texas Health Steps if You:

Call Texas Health Steps toll-free 877-847-8377 (877-THSTEPS) to learn more about Medicaid and Texas Health Steps.

Texas Health Steps
Mail Code H600
701 West 51st Street, Austin, TX 78751
Phone 512-776-7745
Fax 512-206-3903
Email Texas Health Steps
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Case Management for Children and Pregnant Women

Need help finding and getting services? A case manager might be able to help you.

Facts About Case Management

Who Can Get a Case Manager?

Children (birth to age 20) and pregnant women who get Medicaid and:

  • Have health problems.
  • Are at a high risk for getting health problems.

What Do Case Managers Do?

A case manager will visit with you and then:

  • Find out what services you need.
  • Find services near where you live.
  • Teach you how to find and get other services.
  • Make sure you are getting the services you need.

What Kind of Help Can I Get?

Case managers can help you:

  • Get medical and dental services.
  • Find a counselor.
  • Work on school or education issues.
  • Get other services.

Make a Referral to Case Management

For clients enrolled in STAR or Traditional Medicaid, you can make a referral by:

For clients enrolled in STAR Kids:

Need Help Now?

Call Texas Health Steps toll-free at 877-847-8377 (877-THSTEPS) Monday to Friday; or find a case manager online (PDF).

Case Management for Children and Pregnant Women
Mail Code 1938
P.O. Box 149347, Austin, Texas 78714-9347
1100 W. 49th St., Austin, Texas 78756-3199
Phone: 512-776-2168
Fax: 512-776-7574
Toll Free: 800-252-8023, extension 2168
Email Case Management
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