Are you eligible?

Does your child need health insurance? Uninsured children may be able to get care through the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). The Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) designed CHIP to help eligible people with paying for commercial health insurance.

BCBSTX serves CHIP members in the Travis service area which includes these counties: Bastrop, Burnet, Caldwell, Fayette, Hays, Lee, Travis and Williamson.

How to join

Need Assistance?

If you have questions about BCBSTX CHIP plan benefits or plan details, please contact customer service.

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News & Events

  • Nov. 30, 2018 – Members, get a flu shot at no cost when you visit an in-network provider or pharmacy. Members age 6 months and up can get a flu shot at an in-network provider Leaving Site Icon. Or, members age 7 and up can get a flu shot at an in-network pharmacy PDF Document. You must receive services before Apr. 1, 2019.
  • June 7, 2018 – Eligible members can now get insect spray to prevent Zika virus infection. This is available at no cost to females ages 10-55, pregnant females of any age, and males ages 14 and older. You do not need a prescription. Call customer service at 1-888-657-6061 (TTY 7-1-1) for help.
  • View our Member and Community Events, and learn about upcoming Community Advisory Committee meetings PDF Document.
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas is happy to announce its partnership with Aunt Bertha Leaving Site Icon. Enter your zip code on the Aunt Bertha home page to find helpful programs and services in your area.

Find a Doctor or Hospital

As a Texas CHIP member, you have access to many providers in Texas. Our Provider Finder® makes it easy to search for providers in your area.

Provider Fraud

The State of Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) would like your help in ensuring providers do not commit acts that are not allowed. Read more from the HHSC.

Learn about provider fraud and how to report it.


Plan Details

The Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas CHIP program will work with you so you get the benefits and services you need. You’ll have help coordinating your medical care. You’ll also have access to local providers, resources and programs. Staying healthy is your goal. It’s our goal, too.


CHIP Perinatal Coverage

The CHIP Perinatal program provides medical coverage for eligible pregnant women. Learn more about CHIP Perinate and the services BCBSTX offers for pregnant women.