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FEBRUARY 2002 

 

MEDICAID CLIENTS - FEBRUARY 2002

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 9,841 8.86% 2.08%
Aged/Blind/Disabled ADULT 101,274 91.14% 21.42%
Medically Needy CHILD 348 19.85% 0.07%
Medically Needy ADULT 1,405 80.15% 0.30%
TANF/AFDC CHILD 308,040 87.20% 65.15%
TANF/AFDC ADULT 45,210 12.80% 9.56%
OTHER CHILD 51 .76% 0.01%
OTHER ADULT 6,678 99.24% 1.41%

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 472,874 Adults 154,567 (33%)
Children

318,280

(67%)
New Certifications* 13,925 Adults 4,460
Children

9,465

* Current clients that did not have eligibility in the last 6 months
         
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SOONERCARE - FEBRUARY 2002

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 21,524  
Heartland 60,582 51,030   
Prime Advantage     9,387
UniCare 18,487  8,126 6,209
Area totals      100,593 59,156 15,596
SoonerCare Plus Total  175,345
     
SoonerCare Choice Total 149,604
     
SoonerCare Total 324,949
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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 57,157 23,888
American Indian 45,486 13,882
Asian or Pacific Islander 2,425 1,530
Caucasian 186,467 110,854
Hispanic 26,745 4,415

Data was compiled on 3/14/2002.  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 3/14/2002.

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