Important information about the marketplace

NOTICE: The federal government is operating the Health Insurance Marketplace in Tennessee. To compare your options and to enroll in the Marketplace, please visit or call 1-800-318-2596 (TTY: 1-855-889-4325).​

Marketplace plans accepted for 2017:

  • Residents of Knox, Anderson, Blount, Campbell, Jefferson, Loudon, Monroe, Roane, & Sevier:  Humana PPOx.
  • Residents of Greene, Grainger, Hawkins, Madison, & Washington:  Bluecross Blueshield Networks.

Marketplace Key Dates

November 1, 2016: Open Enrollment started — first day you can enroll in a 2017 insurance plan through the Health Insurance Marketplace.   Coverage can start as soon as January 1, 2017.  
December 15, 2016: Last day to enroll in or change plans for new coverage to start January 1, 2017
January 1, 2017: 2017 coverage starts for those who enroll or change plans by December 15.
January 15, 2017: Last day to enroll in or change plans for new coverage to start February 1, 2017.
January 31, 2017: 2017 Open Enrollment ends. Enrollments or changes between January 16 and January 31 take effect March 1, 2017.

 Please note: If you don’t enroll in a 2017 health insurance plan by January 31, 2017, you can’t enroll in a health insurance plan for 2017 unless you qualify for a Special Enrollment Period.


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