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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 11,425 9.54% 2.26%
Aged/Blind/Disabled ADULT 108,295 90.46% 21.44%
Children/Parents CHILD 332,378 88.09% 65.80%
Children/Parents ADULT 44,919 11.91% 8.89%
OTHER CHILD 526 6.49% 0.10%
OTHER ADULT 7,585 93.51% 1.50%
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 505,128 Adults 160,799 (32%)
Children 344,329 (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 55,772 45,413
Prime Advantage     8,628
UniCare 46,505 16,303 6,019

Area totals      

102,277 61,716 14,647
SoonerCare Plus Total 178,640
SoonerCare Choice Total 153,454
SoonerCare Total 332,094
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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 60,065 24,571
American Indian 49,009 14,343
Asian or Pacific Islander 3,069 1,665
Caucasian 199,025 115,500
Hispanic 33,161 4,720
Data was compiled on 09/15/2003.  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 09/15/2003.

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