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Last Updated: Thursday, May 23, 2019

Kidney Health Care (KHC)

Health/Human Services Commission (HHSC)
4900 N Lamar BLVD
PO Box 14937 MC 1938
Austin, TX 78751

TEL: 800-222-3986


Alternate Phone: 512-776-7150
TTY#:512-424-6597
FAX: 512-776-7162
Email: khc@hhsc.state.tx.us
Program Website
 

Benefits Summary

Assistance to residents with End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD).
 

Benefits

Payment for covered ESRD related medical services including dialysis, payment for allowable drugs, travel for ESRD related services, and Medicaid premium payment
 

Eligibility Guidelines

Applicant must be a Texas resident with annual income of $60,000 or less, diagnosed with ESRD from a licensed physician, low income, must be receiving dialysis or have received a kidney transplant, and not eligible for Medicaid. Applicants should contact their dialysis facility or transplant center social worker for details.
 

How to apply

An application for benefits can be downloaded from the program's website and must be submitted through a Kidney Health Care participating outpatient dialysis facility, hospital, or VA facility. Applications must be mailed; faxed applications not accepted. Contact the program for more information