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2012 Texas Medicaid Provider Procedures Manual

Medicaid Managed Care Handbook : 4. STAR+PLUS Program

4. STAR+PLUS Program
The STAR+PLUS Program is designed to improve access to care, provide care in the least restrictive setting, and provide more accountability and control on costs. The STAR+PLUS program integrates acute care and long-term care services and supports into a Medicaid managed care delivery system for SSI-eligible Medicaid clients.
In the STAR+PLUS Program, each MCO contracts with providers and delegated networks to create a health-care provider delivery network.
Refer to:
The TMHP website at www.tmhp.com/Pages/Medicaid/Medicaid_Managed_Care.aspx for a current list of STAR+PLUS Program service areas.

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