The ARKids program provides a full package of benefits under two coverage options based on family income: There is no charge when you child participates in ARKids A. For ARKids B, there are co-payment required for some services. Your children’s health is important to you and to us, so check out the links for more information.What is the Arkansas Department of Human Services Medicaid program?
Medicaid is a program that helps pay for medically necessary medical services for low-income Arkansans. It uses state and federal money to pay for those services. DHS runs the Medicaid program in Arkansas.How do I know if ARKids First pays for services?
If you need to know whether ARKids First pays for a service that you don’t see listed below, call: Always have your Medicaid or ARKids First ID number with you when you call. Many benefits have limits, especially for adults. Limits can be annual or monthly.Is ARKids the same as Medicaid?
No. ARKids is a program only for children younger than 19. Regular Medicaid services are available for those 19 and older. However, parents and caregivers are counted toward the number of family members when determining eligibility. Are there annual out of pocket limits for ARKids coverage?