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What is the cost of Obamacare in Tennessee?

Many Tennesseans who are still uninsured are concerned about the cost of Obamacare in Tennessee. Here, we’ll try to explain the costs of the health plans offered under Obamacare (the Affordable Care Act). Your Obamacare cost in Tennessee depends on these five factors: The level of coverage you choose There are four levels of coverage […]

Obamacare in Tennessee: Treadmill Workout Gone Bad | Health Exchange Insurance Commercial

Things don’t always work as they should. Good thing the government health exchange isn’t the only place to buy insurance. Get covered now! Call HealthTN at 615-224-8905 HealthTN’s experts have years of experience in the insurance industry. Let us put it to work for you. We will guide you through the process of quoting, comparing and applying for […]

Obamacare Tennessee: Important Dates to Look Out for in 2014

January 1: The Start of Pretty Much Everything Coverage begins on New Year’s Day, so anyone who successfully signed up for insurance on their state’s Marketplace or the Federal Marketplace by the Dec. 24 deadline (and have paid their first premium) is now covered. And lots of low-income Americans who haven’t before qualified for Medicaid […]

Using Your New Marketplace Coverage | Obamacare Tennessee

This week marks the first week of effective coverage under The Affordable Care Act (also known as ‘Obamacare’). So far, over 1.1 Million Americans have signed up for the January 1, 2014 effective date for healthcare coverage. If you are a Tennessean with new insurance for the New Year, you need to know a few […]

Storify: Why You Should Get Covered through HealthTN

Find out why you should get covered through HealthTN now! View our Storify feed here and then contact HealthTN to get insured, today!

January 10th Premium Extension for Obamacare Tennessee

For Tennesseans who select their health plan on the federal exchange site by the December 23, 2013 deadline will be able to pay their first month premium by January 10, 2014 and still have effective healthcare coverage by January 1, 2014. Under the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare, Tennesseans must buy health insurance for 2014 […]

Do I have to purchase Obamacare in Tennessee?

Do I have to get Obamacare in Tennessee? No, you do not have to get Obamacare in Tennessee. You won’t be thrown in jail if you’re without health insurance but you will be charged a penalty if not enrolled by March 31, 2014. This penalty is a tax penalty that will be taken out when […]

BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee Looking to Support Cancelled Health Plan Extensions

Earlier this month, BlueCross BlueShield (BCBST) of Tennessee announced that 66,000 policyholders would be losing their current health coverage on the policy’s anniversary date due to the new federal guidelines made under the Affordable Care Act. In a press conference from this past Thursday, President Obama stated that companies can continue providing their policy coverage […]

“I Got a Health Insurance Cancellation Letter” – What To Do

Did you lose coverage? HealthTN is here to help! Millions of Tennesseans have received health insurance cancellation letters from their providers informing them that their current insurance plan has either been changed, discontinued, or worse yet cancelled. So what happens now? How do the now uninsured get insurance? HealthTN is here to make this as […]

10 ways to get ready for the Health Insurance Marketplace

Open enrollment in the Health Insurance Marketplace is coming soon. Here’s how you can get ready to enroll starting October 1, 2013. Find the Marketplace in your state and get your options & info. Sign up for email or text updates about the Marketplace and connect with us on social media. Gather basic information about your household […]