Hurricane Harvey overwhelmed Southeast Texas with rain, causing massive flooding and large-scale evacuations. When the storm made landfall, Amerigroup health plan mobilized immediately to help those in need. Amerigroup partnered with community-based organizations and the Dallas Mega Shelter to provide emergency supplies to anyone affected by the storm—no one was turned away. And Amerigroup dispatched mobile medical units to areas where residents had sheltered in place.
After Michael Lerma fell gravely ill from a severe case of encephalitis, his family did not know how to aid his recovery. Michael's Texas Medicaid plan was there to support him through every part of his journey to recovery including helping Michael transition smoothly from a nursing home back to his own home. Learn how Texas Medicaid is there to support remarkable fighters like Michael with every tool possible to set goals, work hard, and accomplish them - from the ordinary to the extraordinary.