Explore the 2021 Nonprofit Economic Impact Study here.

TennCare

Policy Support Analyst

TennCare

Apply

Job Summary

TENNCARE OVERVIEW

TennCare is Tennessee’s managed care Medicaid program that provides health insurance coverage to certain groups of low-income individuals such as pregnant women, children, caretaker relatives of young children, older adults, and adults with physical disabilities.  TennCare provides coverage for approximately 1.4 million Tennesseans and operates with an annual budget of approximately $12 billion.  It is run by the Division of TennCare with oversight and some funding from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).

WHY WORK AT TENNCARE

TennCare’s mission is to improve the lives of Tennesseans by providing high-quality cost-effective care. To fulfill that purpose, we equip each employee for active participation and empower teams to communicate and work collaboratively to improve organizational processes in order to make a difference in the lives our members. Because of the positive impact TennCare has on the lives of the most vulnerable Tennesseans, TennCare employees report that their work provides them with a sense of meaning, purpose, and accomplishment. TennCare leadership understands that employees are our most valuable resource and ensures professional and leadership development are a priority for the agency. 

Job Responsibilities

  • Research federal and state Medicaid eligibility policy
  • Coordinate with various stakeholders to ensure TEDS facilitates accurate eligibility determinations
  • Provide eligibility policy guidance to various stakeholders
  • Monitor developments in federal and state Medicaid eligibility policy
  • Conduct complex policy analyses
  • Maintain and creating written policy materials
  • Communicate complex policy to various stakeholders
  • Create and maintain properly formatted, error free, legally accurate TennCare eligibility rules

Qualifications

The minimum qualifications are listed on the state of Tennessee’s Careers page link: https://www.tn.gov/careers/apply-here.html

Additional Information

Benefits

To see all the great benefits available to State of Tennessee employees, go to the TN.gov Benefits page:  https://www.tn.gov/hr/employees1/benefits.html

How to Apply

To apply for this job or see other opportunities at TennCare, visit the state of Tennessee’s Careers page today: https://www.tn.gov/careers/apply-here.html 

Details

  • Date Posted: June 11, 2021
  • Type: Full-Time
  • Job Function: Administrative
  • Service Area: Government