Why Are There More People on TennCare?

Kinika Young | February 2022

There are more Tennesseans on TennCare than ever before. Kinika Young, TJC’s Senior Director of Health Policy and Equity, explains why and shares some important information about what families can do to keep from being thrown off.


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