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 2018:

  • Residents of Knox, Anderson, Blount, Campbell, Jefferson, Loudon, Monroe, Roane, & Sevier: BlueCross BlueShield Blue Network SSM
  • Residents of Greene, Grainger, Hawkins, Madison, & Washington: BlueCross BlueShield Blue Network SSM


Marketplace Key Dates

November 1, 2016: Open Enrollment starts — first day you can enroll in a 2018 insurance plan through the Health Insurance Marketplace.
December 15, 2017: Last day to enroll in or change plans for new coverage to start January 1, 2018
January 1, 2018: Coverage starts.

 Please note: If you don’t enroll in a 2018 health insurance plan by January 31, 2018, you can’t enroll in a health insurance plan for 2018 unless you qualify for a Special Enrollment Period.


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