Texas Children’s Health Plan Company Profile

14:55 EDT 21st March 2018 | BioPortfolio

Texas Children’s Health Plan was founded in 1996 by Texas Children’s Hospital and is the nation's first health maintenance organization (HMO) created just for children. It offers a primary-care network, specialists and a large hospital network. Since 1996, families in Houston and surrounding areas have counted on Texas Children’s Health Plan for affordable and dependable health coverage. For more information on Texas Children’s Health Plan visit

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With no deal on children's health plan, U.S. states scramble for Plan B

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - For Nancy Minoui of Portland, Oregon, and Crystal Lett of Dublin, Ohio, Congress' failure to fund the Children's Health Insurance Program is not some distant tale of po...

Texas And Federal Medicaid Responses To Hurricane Harvey Less Generous Than Katrina

Since Harvey hit in August, the state has not extended a special disaster benefit to storm victims, loosened financial eligibility guidelines or created a funding pool to help health care providers, a...

Texas researchers take on mysterious children's illness

(Texas Biomedical Research Institute) Texas Biomedical Research Institute and The Children's Hospital of San Antonio have joined forces to cure a mysterious condition called Kawasaki disease. The illn...

Trick-or-treating for children with diabetes requires careful planning, monitoring

Trick-or-treating poses several risks for children with diabetes, but there are many strategies families can employ to ensure that all children safely enjoy the holiday.“I don’t think we can take ...

Cook Children’s Health Goes Live on Epic EHR Across Network

Cook Children’s Health Care System has announced their go-live on Epic’s electronic health record (EHR) on March 1. Epic’s EHR system will care to patients not only at the flagship medical cente...

Texas shooting: Up to 14 children killed or injured in church massacre, say police

At least 12 to 14 children are among the victims in the tragic Texas church shooting, the local sheriff has said as details of families losing loved ones continue to come out. As least 26 were left d...

Taxes are done, but Congress still has a long to-do list

While the tax plan has been passed, Congress still has a lot to do before the end of the year, including a bill to keep the government open and a decision on funding for a major children’s health in...

Half The People Killed In The Texas Shooting Were Children

SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas ― The victims were as young as five and as old as 72.

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PROSHIELD PLUS Skin Protectant – dimethicone ointment

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Healthy Hands™ Instant Antiseptic Hand Cleanser

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A Wealth of Information.

The Center for Health Care Research Data at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston School of Public Health has earned a certification that will allow it to analyze and report on Medi...

Medicaid Credentialing Made Simple.

A new partnership by the Texas Medical Association and the Texas Association of Health Plans will soon streamline the process of getting credentialed - and recredentialed - for Medicaid health plans.

Public Health's Lean Year.

Medicine's agenda advanced on many fronts in the 2017 Texas Legislature, but it made only modest gains in public health. The most significant came in a package of reforms and budget increases for ...

Building Better Policies.

Balances left on medical bills and unwarranted changes to medication: Those are just two of the ways in which health insurers can and do make life difficult for patients and physicians throughout Texa...

The North Carolina State Health Plan for Teachers and State Employees: Strategies in Creating Financial Stability While Improving Member Health.

The North Carolina State Health Plan provides health care coverage to more than 700,000 members, including teachers, state employees, retirees, current and former lawmakers, state university and commu...

Clinical Trials [8941 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

The Impact of Texas Senate Bill 42 on Middle School Children's Level of Physical Activity

The purpose of this study was twofold: 1) to assess awareness of and adherence to Texas SB42 among a representative sample of public middle schools in Texas; and 2) to assess the impact o...

Diet, Exercise, and Cardiovascular Health Among Ethnic Children

To analyze data collected over a four year period on an initial cohort of 3 or 4 year old children and their parents in Galveston, Texas, and in Augusta, GA, in regard to cardiovascular di...

Improving Parent Understanding of Instructions About Asthma Care

Asthma has an especially great impact on poor urban children and their families. In addition to higher asthma prevalence and morbidity, those in low SES urban areas are at risk for low he...

Texas Family Health Patterns: A Study Across Generations

The researchers are studying factors that may increase the risk for alcohol and drug use in individuals who do not have any problems with these substances. This study will be looking at h...

Clinical Study on Chinese Children's Asthma Action Plan

This study is a multi-center and prospective case-controlled study of children with asthma. The objective of the study is to assess the efficacy of China Children Asthma Action Plan (CCAAP...

Companies [3368 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Texas Children’s Health Plan - The Center for Children and Women

Texas Children’s Health Plan - The Center for Children and Women was founded in 2013 by Texas Children’s Health Plan, a subsidiary of Texas Children’s Hospital. The...

Texas Children’s Health Plan

Texas Children’s Health Plan was founded in 1996 by Texas Children’s Hospital and is the nation's first health maintenance organization (HMO) created just for children. ...

Health Partners of Philadelphia Inc.

Health Partners is a not-for-profit health plan serving nearly 170,000 members in the Greater Philadelphia region. Its HealthChoices Medicaid plan consistently ranks number one in...

Cigna Corporation and Texas Health Resources

Texas Health Resources is one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit health systems in the United States. The health system includes 25 acute care and short-stay hospitals that are...

The Meadows Mental Health Policy Institute for Texas

Helping Texas children receive effective mental health care as part of their overall health so they can reach their full potential, within their families, their schools, and commu...

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