GET HIPP | Private Health Coverage through Medicaid
“Before, my son had Medicaid, but I didn’t. Now with
HIPP, our whole family has health insurance.”

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  • What if my address changes?

    Keeping your HIPP records up to date helps us send payments to you on time. Get an address change form by either:

    • Click here to download an address change form.
    • Calling 1-800-440-0493 (toll-free). Ask them to mail you a form.

    Send it back with proof of your address.

    Proof can include a current:

    • Mortgage statement.
    • Lease agreement.
    • Rent receipt.
    • Utility bill.
    • Texas driver license.
    • Texas motor vehicle registration.
    • School record showing attendance in a Texas school.

    OR

    • Medicaid ID (Form 3087).
  • What if my job changes?

    If the person who has the insurance plan changes employers, send HIPP a copy of all of these:

    • The new employer’s name, address, and phone number.
    • The name of the insurance company, address, and phone number.
    • The list of all insurance plans and rate sheets.
    • A copy of the front and back of your new insurance card.
    • The summary of benefits. You can get this from the new employer or insurance company.

    If the person who has insurance leaves a job and gets COBRA insurance, you still might get HIPP. Send us your COBRA rates. We will look at the rates and let you know if you can get HIPP.

  • What if my job changes health insurance companies?

    If you have a new insurance company, send us these items:

    • The name of the insurance company.
    • The list of all insurance plans and rates at your work.
    • A copy of the front and back of your new insurance card.
    • The summary of benefits.
  • I have a new baby. What do I need to do?

    If your new baby can be on Medicaid, you should:

    • Call us as soon as possible. Give us the baby’s Medicaid ID number.
    • Add your baby to your insurance plan. Do this within 30 days from the date of the baby’s birth.
    • Call us when the baby has been added to your insurance.