Topic: Individuals

    Predicting which Texas insurance carrier might enter Tennessee
    By Alex Tolbert on June 6, 2017

    New insurer could change state dynamic Tennessee’s individual insurance market has hit a rough patch over the last few years, as BlueCross...

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    Would my premiums go up under the American Health Care Act?
    By Emily Kubis on May 25, 2017

      Coverage, premiums & out-of-pocket spending  The Congressional Budget Office released its report on the American Health Care Act Wednesday,...

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    If Obamacare is repealed, Tennessee faces a big decision
    By Alex Tolbert on May 24, 2017

    Waiver choices Two weeks ago, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the American Health Care Act (AHCA). It is now in front of the Senate. If...

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    Smart financial planners step up to fill gaps in healthcare advice
    By Ryan McCostlin on May 8, 2017

      A 'healthcare extension' gives clients the expert advice they need I used to be really boring at cocktail parties. When a new friend would ask...

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    Rural health plan to blame for unstable insurance market in East TN?
    By Alex Tolbert on May 8, 2017

    Currently, 16 counties in East Tennessee have no insurers planning to sell individual health plans on the Affordable Care Act marketplaces in...

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    What’s next for the American Health Care Act?
    By Emily Kubis on May 4, 2017

      What does the bill mean for consumers? The U.S. House of Representatives voted Thursday to pass the American Health Care Act, sending the...

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    How to reimburse yourself from your HSA
    By Emily Kubis on May 1, 2017

      What to do if you don’t have enough in your HSA to cover your bill Have a Health Savings Account and experience a medical event? Even if you...

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    Pregnant? How four Nashville-area practices bill for delivering your baby
    By Alex Tolbert on April 24, 2017

    How to avoid billing surprises Medical bills can be confusing, and the many bills you receive after pregnancy can be especially complicated. An...

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    What are high risk pools?
    By Emily Kubis on April 21, 2017

      Republican healthcare plan would allow states to opt out of some regulations in favor of high risk pools The newest iteration of the American...

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    Can Tennessee’s U.S. senators help healthcare consumers?
    By Alex Tolbert on April 14, 2017

    State faces challenging market A new bill filed by U.S. Senators Lamar Alexander and Bob Corker could give some relief to Tennesseans who are...

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