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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 11,613 9.60% 2.26%
Aged/Blind/Disabled ADULT 109,383 90.40% 21.31%
Children/Parents CHILD 338,770 88.23% 66.00%
Children/Parents ADULT 45,188 11.77% 8.80%
OTHER CHILD 517 6.23% 0.10%
OTHER ADULT 7,788 93.77% 1.52%
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 513,259 Adults 162,359 (32%)
Children 350,900 (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 60,369 45,314
Prime Advantage     8,632
UniCare 47,631 19,901 6,807

Area totals      

108,000 65,215 15,439
SoonerCare Plus Total 188,654
SoonerCare Choice Total 160,708
SoonerCare Total 349,362
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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 60,782 24,788
American Indian 49,654 14,464
Asian or Pacific Islander 3,157 1,686
Caucasian 202,630 116,524
Hispanic 34,677 4,897
Data was compiled on 12/17/2003.  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 12/17/2003.

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