TennCare Is Waiving Risk-Sharing Payments for 2019 Episodes of Care in Response to COVID-19

Last update: February 1, 2021

TennCare remains committed to our mission of providing Tennesseans with high-quality, cost-effective care. In an effort to continue to support our partners, TennCare is waiving all risk-sharing payments for 2019 episodes, while continuing to distribute gain-sharing payments. All accountable providers will have financial accountability waived for 2019 risk-sharing payments. This waiver includes all provider and episode types.

Providers should contact their UnitedHealthcare provider relations advocate with any questions about their 2019 performance reports.