Tennesseans for a Responsible Future supports efforts to improve the health and prosperity of Tennesseans through the promotion of sound healthcare policies. This work includes educating members of the public and elected officials about adequate and affordable healthcare. The organization also encourages citizen participation in public debate and advocacy on issues that affect healthcare in the state of Tennessee.

Presently, the primary focus of Tennesseans for a Responsible Future is the passage of a comprehensive solution for Tennesseans in the Medicaid gap.