If Congress' health care bill stalls, Tennessee has several options options that might help reduce premium growth and stabilize the individual market.
The U.S. House and Senate's health care bills both loosen rules for essential health benefits (EHB), but in different ways and with different trade-offs.
The AHCA's key trade-offs could have a significant impact on 1.5 million rural Tennesseans and 150,000 Tennesseans with disabilities covered by TennCare.
The American Health Care Act (AHCA) could affect coverage for 1 in 3 Tennesseans and give state lawmakers more control over health insurance.
The history of AccessTN, the high-risk pool Tennessee created in 2006 in an effort to provide better access to health insurance for high-risk individuals.
What Are They and Why Do They Matter for Tennessee?
Tennessee may be eligible for federal funding of reinsurance and high-risk pools, which could improve access to health insurance and alleviate rising costs.
Key Concepts that Influence Access and Affordability
An intro to key concepts that influence access and affordability in health insurance markets, such as risk pools, predictability, incentives, and stability.
Tennessee's individual health insurance market could look a lot different if the American Health Care Act (AHCA) replaces the Affordable Care Act (ACA).
The federal budget reconciliation process, how it could be used to change the Affordable Care Act, and how that might impact Tennessee.