Do you qualify for CHIP?

To qualify for CHIP, you or your child must be:

  • 18 years of age or younger
  • Pregnant (any age)
  • An adult who lives more than half the time with an uninsured child
  • A United States citizen or a legal permanent resident
  • Able to meet the income  requirements

For more information, go to http://www.chipmedicaid.org/, or apply online at Your Texas Benefits . You can also call 2-1-1 (TTY/Hearing impaired: 7-1-1) for help.

You can join Aetna Better Health of Texas if you qualify for CHIP,  and live in the service areas we cover which include:

Bexar service areas: Atascosa, Bandera, Bexar, Comal, Guadalupe, Kendall, Medina, Wilson

Tarrant service areas: Denton, Hood, Johnson, Parker, Tarrant, Wise

If you don’t meet the CHIP requirements, you or your child might qualify for Medicaid 

CHIP Service Area Map link

Service areas for Aetna Better Health CHIP

  • Bexar Service Area includes the following counties: Bexar, Atascosa, Comal, Guadalupe, Kendall, Medina, Wilson and Bandera.
  • Tarrant Service Area includes the following counties: Tarrant, Denton, Hood, Johnson, Parker and Wise.