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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 11,246 9.47% 2.26%
Aged/Blind/Disabled ADULT 107,521 90.53% 21.59%
Children/Parents CHILD 327,001 88.10% 65.66%
Children/Parents ADULT 44,150 11.90% 8.86%
OTHER CHILD 478 5.89% 0.10%
OTHER ADULT 7,635 94.11% 1.53%
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 495,964 Adults 159,306 (32%)
Children 338,725 (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 58,657 45,252
Prime Advantage     8,709
UniCare 45,709 16,841 6,283

Area totals      

104,366 62,093 14,992
SoonerCare Plus Total 181,451
SoonerCare Choice Total 157,408
SoonerCare Total 338,859
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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 59,372 24,418
American Indian 48,102 14,156
Asian or Pacific Islander 2,992 1,676
Caucasian 196,099 114,461
Hispanic 32,160 4,595
Data was compiled on 07/10/2003.  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 07/10/2003.

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