TennCare offers new breastfeeding benefits

By , Daily Memphian Updated: August 02, 2023 5:20 PM CT | Published: August 02, 2023 4:22 PM CT

TennCare officials say the new lactation benefits are funded by shared savings from the state’s Medicaid waiver agreement with the federal government. 


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Aisling Mäki

Aisling Mäki

Aisling Mäki has spent the better part of two decades writing about Memphis. A former digital journalist for WMC Action News 5 and staff reporter for Memphis Daily News, her work has also appeared in The Commercial Appeal, High Ground News, I Love Memphis, Inside Memphis Business, The Memphis Flyer, Memphis Parent, Memphis Magazine and Tri-State Defender. 


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