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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 11,681 9.66% 2.28%
Aged/Blind/Disabled ADULT 109,268 90.34% 21.29%
Children/Parents CHILD 339,015 88.31% 66.06%
Children/Parents ADULT 44,889 11.69% 8.75%
OTHER CHILD 514 6.18% 0.10%
OTHER ADULT 7,799 93.82% 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 513,166 Adults 161,956 (32%)
Children 351,210 (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 59,734 44,701
Prime Advantage     8,493
UniCare 46,574 19,891 6,721

Area totals      

106,308 64,592 15,214
SoonerCare Plus Total 186,114
SoonerCare Choice Total 161,759
SoonerCare Total 347,873
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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 60,539 24,718
American Indian 49,676 14,432
Asian or Pacific Islander 3,177 1,673
Caucasian 202,739 116,258
Hispanic 35,079 4,875
Data was compiled on 1/13/2004.  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 1/13/2004.

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