Helpful Information for Providers

Helpful Information for Providers

What’s New for Arkansas Medicaid Providers

Content Updated January 28, 2022

URGENT – HOME AND COMMUNITY BASED PROVIDER ACTION REQUIRED

Updated 1/21/22
Reminder: Provider Questionnaires are due by close of business Friday, January 21. If you have not responded, please take a moment to submit your questionnaire now!

DHS Division of Medicaid Services distributed a questionnaire to all HCBS service providers to collect information related to Provider Incentive Payments as detailed in the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA), Section 9817 HCBS Spending Plan. Providers must use the link below to provide information that will contribute to DHS efforts to accurately, effectively, and expediently distribute funds. Providers should appoint a lead individual within their organization to coordinate the questionnaire response.

Provider Distribution Questionnaire

The following files are available from the Zoom webinar held on Thursday, January 20.

Covid-19 Information from DHS

As the threat from COVID-19 continues, important information on what DHS is doing about coronavirus as well as reliable, up-to-date information about how the virus is affecting the State can be found on the DHS website.

Get the latest Covid-19 information for providers.

New Provider Manual Updates

Added 1/27/22
Arkansas Medicaid released a Prosthetics provider manual update. View or print the PROSTHET-2-21 transmittal letter. View or print changes to the Prosthetics provider manual.

New Official Notices

Added 1/28/22
Arkansas Medicaid released an official notice to Prosthetics (DME) providers regarding Continuous Glucose Monitor (CGM) Systems and Supplies. View or print ON-003-22.

Arkansas Medicaid released an official notice to all providers regarding CONTINUED Temporary Increase in Arkansas Medicaid COVID-19 Vaccination Administration Rate. View or print ON-002-22.

Added 1/14/22
Arkansas Medicaid released an official notice to all providers regarding COVID-19 Oral Antivirals. View or print ON-001-22.

New RA Messages

Added 1/28/22
Arkansas Medicaid released an RA message to Prosthetics (DME) providers. View the RA message regarding Continuous Glucose Monitor (CGM) Systems and Supplies.

Added 1/13/22
Arkansas Medicaid released an RA message to Home and Community Based providers. View the RA message regarding URGENT – Home and Community Based Provider Action Required.

Added 1/6/22
Arkansas Medicaid released an RA message to Transportation providers. View the RA message regarding Transportation Rate Updates.

DMS Address

P.O. Box 1437, Slot S401
Little Rock, AR 72203-1437

DMS Phone Number

501-682-8292
Fax: 501-682-1197

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