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Watch for your renewal form, fill it out, and return it to Arkansas Medicaid right away to avoid losing Medicaid coverage if you are eligible.

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Together we improve the quality of life of all Arkansans by protecting the vulnerable, fostering independence, and promoting better health.

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Cabinet Secretary

Kristi Putnam

Kristi Putnam serves as the Arkansas Department of Human Services (DHS) Secretary. She is responsible for leadership and oversight of the department’s efforts, which support the health and well-being of all Arkansans, especially those who are most in need.

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Every child deserves a safe, stable, and loving family. Is that something you can provide?

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