TennCare explainer: A look at what changes

By , Daily Memphian Updated: February 08, 2021 4:06 PM CT | Published: February 08, 2021 12:55 PM CT
<strong>TennCare II, in place since the mid-1990s, was set to expire at the end of June. Then-President Donald Trump approved TennCare III for 10 years, but President Joe Biden (left) could undo it.</strong> (Associated Press file photos)

TennCare II, in place since the mid-1990s, was set to expire at the end of June. Then-President Donald Trump approved TennCare III for 10 years, but President Joe Biden (left) could undo it. (Associated Press file photos)

What do the changes to the state’s TennCare program mean? Here’s a breakdown of the changes. 
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Ian Round

Ian Round is The Daily Memphian’s state government reporter. He came to Tennessee from Maryland where he reported on local politics for Baltimore Brew. He earned a Master of Journalism degree from the University of Maryland in December 2019.


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