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Medicaid critical for Tennesseans who have Intellectual-Developmental Disabilities

Medicaid critical for Tennesseans who have Intellectual-Developmental Disabilities Oct. 19, 2019 | Carrie Hobbs Guiden | Tennessean Guiden, speaking on behalf of the Arc of Tennessee, cites already lengthy waiting lists for care for individuals with I/DD, mass drop in children's enrollment in recent years, and lack of oversight for insurance providers as

Replacing TennCare with Medicaid block grant could repeat past mistakes

Replacing TennCare with Medicaid block grant could repeat past mistakes Nov. 12, 2019 | Tom Starling | Tennessean Tennessee proposed to block grant funding for TennCare--a first-of-its-kind plan. TJC's TAKEAWAY: The block grant proposal would make it easier for TennCare to violate federal protocol for Medicaid operators. This means less responsibility to help