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These figures represent the number of persons enrolled and eligible to receive services in the State of Oklahoma Medicaid program. The aid group is the category under which the individual qualifies for Medicaid.
Aid Group Age Group Clients % of Aid Group % of Total
Aged/Blind/Disabled CHILD 11,602 9.57% 2.26%
Aged/Blind/Disabled ADULT 109,580 90.43% 21.34%
Children/Parents CHILD 338,270 88.09% 65.86%
Children/Parents ADULT 45,740 11.91% 8.91%
OTHER CHILD 691 8.22% 0.13%
OTHER ADULT 7,719 91.78% 1.50%
Children/Parents is defined as Temporary Aid to Needy Families (TANF) formerly known as AFDC or Aid to Families and Dependant Children. OTHER Group includes-Medically Needy-Refugee-Qualified Medicare Beneficiary-DDSD Supported Living and TB patients.
CHILD is defined as an individual under the age of twenty one (21).
Total Clients 513,602 Adults 163,039 (32%)
Children 350,563 (68%)
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The SoonerCare figures represent the clients above, grouped by their Managed Care Health plan provider.  The balance of the clients not accounted for below are covered within the Fee-For-Service payment system.
SoonerCare Plus
  Central Northeast Southwest
Heartland 59,377 44,696
Prime Advantage     8,515
UniCare 46,387 19,171 6,572

Area totals      

105,764 63,867 15,087
SoonerCare Plus Total 184,718
SoonerCare Choice Total 157,525
SoonerCare Total 342,243
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The race breakdown figures represent the clients above, grouped by race as indicated by the client at the time of enrollment.
Children Adults
African American 60,920 24,932
American Indian 49,560 14,503
Asian or Pacific Islander 3,158 1,700
Caucasian 202,603 116,938
Hispanic 34,322 4,966
Data was compiled on 11/17/2003.  Numbers frequently change due to retro-certifications and other factors. Percents may not total due to rounding. For report purposes "Clients" refers to persons enrolled in Medicaid for the report month. This report is based on data within the system prior to 11/17/2003.

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