STAR+PLUS Waiver Program
A Texas Medicaid program administered by the Health and Human Services Commission that provides services through a managed care system. STAR+PLUS serves specific areas of the state and provides an alternative to nursing facility placement. Covered services include doctor and hospital visits, prescription medication, adult day services, foster care, assisted living, personal attendant services (meal preparation, bathing, dressing, toileting, household chores, etc.), nursing services, therapies, medical supplies and minor home modifications.