Web Sites and Link
BlueCross BlueShield of TennesseeHealth care financing organization; also is the state's largest TennCare processor. Information about individual and group health plans offered, directories of providers, and other information.
Fire-EMS Information NetworkState fire and EMS news and links to Tennessee fire department and emergency medical service webpages.
Health StatisticsInteractive access to a large collection of state health- and safety-related statistics.
Nursing Education in TennesseeLists educational paths, types of specialties, salaries, schools of nursing, and financing ideas.
TennCare Home PageIn 1994 Tennessee withdrew from the Medicaid program and implemented an innovative new health care reform plan called TennCare. Information for enrollees, physicians and other care providers, and reports on various analyses of the program. Top/Regional/North_America/United_States/Tennessee/Health
Tennessee Department of HealthState government agency concerned with the health of the entire state, including physician recruitment, immunizations, insurance, and other public health topics. Site has extensive health-related information.
Tennessee Health Care CampaignOrganization monitors TennCare to understand the enrollment process, the package of benefits, and the process for filing medical and administrative grievances when necessary. Site offers advice for TennCare consumers and information on current issues.
Tennessee Poison Control CentersDirectory.
The Dr. Bob ShowBroadcast schedules, transcripts, and other information about weekly syndicated medical television show hosted by Dr. Bob Overholt, physician in Knoxville. Covers the latest in medications, procedures and medical breakthroughs.