Dental All Inclusive Rate (AIR)


Arizona is submitting a state plan amendment to reflect the emergency dental benefit cap as being the higher of $1000, or the full AIR complete payment methodology in accordance with the OMB rate for IHS/638 facilities. More information regarding the Dental AIR SPA can be found below.

Tribal Consultation

AHCCCS consulted with tribes regarding the Dental AIR SPA on July 11, 2019. Below is a link to more information regarding the July 11, 2019 Tribal Consultation.

DRAFT State Plan Amendment and Public Comment Period

The DRAFT SPA can be found on the link below:

Public notice was posted on August 2, 2019 and comments are being accepted through September 13, 2019. Comments can be submitted through email or mail at the address below.



Attn: Office of Intergovernmental Relations
801 E. Jefferson St., MD 4200
Phoenix, AZ 85034