Help Desks / Support Centers

(800) 457-4454
toll-free or
(501) 376-2211
local

Arkansas Payment Improvement Initiative
(866) 322-4696 toll-free or
(501) 301-8311 local

Magellan Medicaid Administration Pharmacy Help Desk
(800) 424-7895, Option 2 for Prescribers

What’s New for Arkansas Medicaid Providers

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Content updated May 6, 2021

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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. (HTML, new window)

New Official Notices

Added 4/21/21
Arkansas Medicaid released an official notice to all providers regarding 2021 Second Quarter Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System Level II (HCPCS) Code and Current Procedural Terminology (CPT). View or print ON-002-21. (Word, new window)

New Provider Manual Updates

Added 4/27/21
Arkansas Medicaid released a Section V all provider manuals update. View or print the SecV-6-21 transmittal letter. (Word, new window)
View or print changes to DMS-653, Contract to Participate in the Arkansas Medical Assistance Program. (Word, new window)
View or print changes to DMS-675, Ownership and Conviction Disclosure. (Word, new window)
View or print changes to DMS-7708, Practitioner Identification Number Request Form. (Word, new window)

Added 4/22/21
Arkansas Medicaid released a Section V all provider manuals update. View or print the SecV-5-21 transmittal letter. (Word, new window)
View or print changes to the Authorization for Electronic Funds Transfer (Automatic Deposit) Form. (Word, new window)
View or print changes to the Application Packet. (Word, new window)

New RA Messages

Added 5/6/21
Arkansas Medicaid released an RA message to AHEC, FQHC, Nurse Practitioner, Physician, and Rural Health Providers. View the RA message regarding Arkansas EPSDT Periodicity Schedule Correction. (Word, new window)

Added 4/8/21
Arkansas Medicaid released an RA message to Eligible Professional Providers. View the RA message regarding 2021 Promoting Interoperability Meaningful Use Attestations. (Word, new window)