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DECEMBER 2001 

 

MEDICAID CLIENTS - DECEMBER 2001

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 10,355 9.35% 2.22%
Aged/Blind/Disabled ADULT 100,405 90.65% 21.57%
Medically Needy CHILD 380 21.31% 0.08%
Medically Needy ADULT 1,403 78.69% 0.30%
TANF/AFDC CHILD 305,054 88.13% 65.55%
TANF/AFDC ADULT 41,105 11.87% 8.83%
OTHER CHILD 68 1.01% 0.01%
OTHER ADULT 6,638 98.99% 1.43%

TANF/AFDC is defined as Temporary Aid to Needy Families formerly known as AFDC or Aid to Families and Dependant Children.

OTHER Group includes-Refugee-Qualified Medicare Beneficiary-Voc Rehab-DDSD Supported Living and TB patients.

CHILD is defined as an individual under the age of twenty one (21).

Total Clients 465,408 Adults 149,551 (32%)
Children

315,857

(68%)
New Certifications* 15,528 Adults 4,598
Children

10,930

* Current clients that did not have eligibility in the last 6 months
         
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SOONERCARE - DECEMBER 2001

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
CommunityCare 21,537 18,951  
Heartland 59,713 38,765   
Prime Advantage     9,515
UniCare 18,119   6,195
Area totals      99,369 57,716 15,710
SoonerCare Plus Total  172,795
     
SoonerCare Choice Total 146,570
     
SoonerCare Total 319,365
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Race Breakdown of Eligibles
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 57,121 22,957
American Indian 44,794 13,193
Asian or Pacific Islander 2,399 1,528
Caucasian 185,408 107,720
Hispanic 26,135 4,154

Data was compiled on 1/15/2002.  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 1/15/2002.

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