New state law aims to add doula services to TennCare

By , Daily Memphian Published: July 07, 2023 4:00 AM CT

About half of all the mothers and babies born in Tennessee are covered by TennCare, so the change could make a substantial difference. 


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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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