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Alarming number of uninsured Tenn. children

More than 80,000 Tennessee children were uninsured last year, and that drop is among the highest rates in the nation, according to a new report from the Georgetown Center for Children and Families. Employer-sponsored coverage is increasingly unaffordable for many…

Free legal aid for denied TennCare applicants

Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands, Tennessee’s largest non-profit law firm, has announced it will provide free legal assistance to TennCare applicants whose applications have been tremendously delayed. “Many of these people have foregone necessary medical treatments…