We are working to make health care safety a priority. You as the patient can play a role in making your care safe be becoming an active, involved informed member of your health care team.
Patient Community Resources
Below you will find information on the various assistance and community outreach programs. This information is provided as a convenience to our patients and their families, but it is not meant to be a comprehensive source for public or private insurance programs and other third-party assistance programs. Patients and their families should consult directly with the programs or other sources for upto-date and accurate information regarding the programs.
Medicaid is the State and Federal cooperative venture that provides medical coverage to eligible needy persons. The purpose of Medicaid in Texas is to improve the health of people who might otherwise go without medical care for themselves and their children. Texas Medicaid Telephone number is 1-877-541-7905. Their website is www.tmhp.com.
The County Indigent Health Care Program
County Indigent Health Care Program provides health care services to eligible residents through the counties, hospital districts and public hospitals in Texas. Counties that are not fully served by a public facility (i.e., a hospital district or a public hospital) are responsible for administering an indigent health care program for eligible residents of all or any portion of the county not served by a public facility.
Texas Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services
If you have a disability and need rehabilitation services, you may qualify for the Texas Rehabilitation Assistance Program. Please note: This program does not cover individuals who are legally blind or visually impaired.
211 Texas – Connecting People and Services
211 Texas is a free resource finder service which is available to all. Individuals are required to enter their zip code
in the search bar to locate the desired service. When you enter your zip code you will be redirected
to the main services page, there you will find information to the following: