Find out where the money comes from, where it goes, and what changed from the current budget.
Some Tennesseans are more likely to have health insurance than others. Here's how uninsured rates in Tennessee counties vary after accounting for employment status and income.
On January 11, 2018, the federal government released new guidance for states considering a Medicaid work requirement. One day later, Kentucky became the first state to get federal approval.
The opioid epidemic, recession readiness, and potential reforms and funding pressures from Congress that could affect the state budget.
Health, prosperity, public policy...all of these things are connected.
To improve our state’s health outcomes, policymakers should understand the complex set of factors that influence them.
A resource for any Tennessean who hopes to make or influence public policy in our state.
Health and education are mutually influential. Both health and education policy may benefit from discussions that consider their close and complex connections.
Defining the goals and details of a TennCare work requirement, seeking better data, investments in support services, and avoiding unintended consequences.
Those weighing the trade-offs of adding a work requirement to TennCare may look for insights in Tennesee’s experience with the welfare-to-work policies of Families First.