Important information about the marketplace

NOTICE: The federal government will be 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).​

Summit Medical Group will be accepting the following health plans on the Marketplace (for individuals and small businesses) in 2016:

  • Humana Knoxville PPOx


Please note: Community Health Alliance will no longer be offering health insurance plans in Tennessee for 2016. If you are enrolled in a Community Health Alliance insurance plan, you will need to select a new insurance plan on The Marketplace during the open enrollment period of November 1, 2015, to January 31, 2016. For coverage with an effective date of January 1, 2016, you will need to choose a new plan by December 15, 2015.

Marketplace Key Dates

November 1, 2015: Open Enrollment started — first day you can enroll in a 2016 insurance plan through the Health Insurance Marketplace.   Coverage can start as soon as January 1, 2016.  
December 15, 2015: Last day to enroll in or change plans for new coverage to start January 1, 2016
January 1, 2016: 2016 coverage starts for those who enroll or change plans by December 15.
January 15, 2016: Last day to enroll in or change plans for new coverage to start February 1, 2016
January 31, 2016: 2016 Open Enrollment ends. Enrollments or changes between January 16 and January 31 take effect March 1, 2016.

 Please note: If you don’t enroll in a 2016 health insurance plan by January 31, 2016, you can’t enroll in a health insurance plan for 2016 unless you qualify for a Special Enrollment Period.


Marketplace Resources