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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 11,297 9.47% 2.25%
Aged/Blind/Disabled ADULT 107,990 90.53% 21.52%
Children/Parents CHILD 329,966 88.10% 65.75%
Children/Parents ADULT 44,557 11.90% 8.88%
OTHER CHILD 522 6.52% 0.10%
OTHER ADULT 7,489 93.48% 1.49%
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 501,821 Adults 160,036 (32%)
Children 341,785 (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 57,528 44,234
Prime Advantage     8,709
UniCare 44,455 16,775 6,055

Area totals      

101,983 61,009 14,552
SoonerCare Plus Total 177,544
SoonerCare Choice Total 153,838
SoonerCare Total 331,382
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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 59,667 24,469
American Indian 48,641 14,301
Asian or Pacific Islander 3,037 1,649
Caucasian 197,666 114,971
Hispanic 32,774 4,646
Data was compiled on 08/18/2003.  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 08/18/2003.

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