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Sendero Health Plans

Sendero Health Plans provides comprehensive healthcare coverage to eligible Central Texas residents through the Medical Access Program (MAP), Medicaid, and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP).

You can apply for and enroll in Medicaid or CHIP at any time. Visit this page to start the application process.

MAP is a local program that covers primary care, specialty services, prescriptions, and hospital care for low-income persons and families. Learn more at

Sendero also offers the IdealCare plan to residents of Travis, Hays, Bastrop, Burnet, Lee, Caldwell, Fayette, and Williamson counties. IdealCare covers doctor’s visits, hospitalization, maternity care, emergency room care, and prescriptions at a low cost.

IdealCare is a Qualified Health Plan under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and is provided through the Health Insurance Marketplace. The plan is available to residents between the ages of 18 and 64 who have no health insurance.

For more information, visit the IdealCare website or call 1-888-643-3251.