How to Apply for TennCare

Apply for TennCare through the Health Insurance Marketplace at


Eligibility for TennCare and other Medicaid programs is no longer decided by the Department of Human Services (DHS).


Also effective 01/01/2014, TennCare eligibility questions will no longer be answered through Family Assistance Service Center (FASC) and/or DHS. Instead, all eligibility questions, along with any changes in address, name, income, and number of persons in a household, should be reported to the new call center Tennessee Health Connection.

The phone number for Tennessee Health Connection is 1-855-259-0701.


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