• Call us at:
    915-532-3778
  • Outside El Paso
    1-877-532-3778
  • Hours of Operation
    7:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M.
    Mountain Time

  • En Español

El Paso First Health Plans, Inc.

El Paso First Building

El Paso First Health Plans, Inc. is a TX licensed health maintenance organization (HMO) established by the El Paso County Hospital District to enter into contract with HHSC for the purpose of improving access to medical care for STAR, CHIP and CHIP Perinatal recipients in El Paso and Hudspeth Counties.

In addition, we manage a number of programs for the El Paso County Hospital District.

Our business hours are Monday through Friday from 7AM to 5PM Mountain Standard Time. Please feel free to contact us at 915-532-3778 or toll free at 1-877-532-3778.

Board Members & EP1st Leadership

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Vision

Striving to be your trusted community health plan by providing access to quality healthcare.

Mission

El Paso First Health Plans promotes access to quality healthcare for children, families and individuals. We collaborate with Providers, Members and Stakeholders by building relationships that strengthen the delivery of healthcare in our community.

Career Opportunities

El Paso First Health Plans, Inc. (EP First) is a subsidiary of the University Medical Center of El Paso (UMC) and offers an excellent compensation and benefits package to its employees.  UMC and EP First are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For current job openings at El Paso First Health Plans; please visit the University Medical Center of El Paso Jobs website.