Sunday, October 25, 2020

State/National

Tennessee hemp growers get another year to transition to federal program

NASHVILLE – Hemp growers in Tennessee will have more time to adjust to federal Domestic Hemp Program guidelines. The program was scheduled to...

Consumers urged to follow safe burning practices with start of Tennessee’s wildfire season

Always obtain a debris burn permit before burning leaves  NASHVILLE — With the official start of Tennessee’s wildfire season on Thursday,...

COVID pandemic drives telehealth services in Medicaid and Medicare

WASHINGTON - The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has expanded the list of telehealth services that Medicare Fee-For-Service will pay for...

TDEC to celebrate Zero Waste Day

NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) and its partners will celebrate Tennessee’s inaugural Zero Waste Day on Oct. 27...

CMS takes action to protect integrity of COVID-19 testing

Agency issues cease and desist letters to laboratories testing without appropriate certification WASHINGTON - The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid...

TDCI launches new insurance licensing system upgrade

New web-based application further modernizes licensing process NASHVILLE — As part of ongoing efforts to modernize insurance licensing, save money...