News and Announcements

Change In Insurance Coverage Effective Date (03/17/2015)

For employees hired on or after July 1st, 2015, the rules regarding the effective date of insurance coverage will change. Coverage will begin the first day of the month following completion of one full calendar month of employment.  For example, an employee hired on March 1st will have coverage effective on April 1st.  An employee hired on March 2nd will have coverage effective May 1st.


Affordable Care Act Information (09/18/2013)

Starting January 1, 2014, individuals who do not have a health plan that qualifies as minimum essential coverage may have to pay a fee. The State of Tennessee Group Health Insurance Program meets or exceeds the minimum essential coverage requirements of the law. For more information, please view the Affordable Care Act Information Page.


2014 Group Insurance Annual Enrollment/Transfer Period (09/18/2013)

The annual enrollment/transfer period for 2014 benefits is October 1 through November 1, 2013.  For more details, view the 2014 Annual Enrollment Information Page.


2014 Partnership Promise Information (09/18/2013)

The State of Tennessee contracts with Healthways to administer the Partnership Promise.  Members and enrolled spouses must complete the Partnership Promise each year to remain in the Partnership PPO.  For the 2014 requirements, please view the Partnership Promise Requirements Page.


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Robert C. Chance


P115 Andy Holt Tower

Knoxville, TN 37996

865-974-5251 Phone

865-974-3530 Fax