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Arkansas Medicaid Adult Dental Program Fact Sheet

June 1, 2015

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Medicaid is the primary vehicle for dental coverage among adults with low incomes. Arkansas is one of six states that currently does not offer state Medicaid Coverage for Adult Dental Benefits.  62% of Arkansans are DENTALLY uninsured.

This factsheet includes information about the Medicaid Adult Dental Program, including the status of the program at time of publication, the program’s impact on a state level, how it works, and who administers the program.