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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 11,548 9.60% 2.27%
Aged/Blind/Disabled ADULT 108,785 90.40% 21.39%
Children/Parents CHILD 334,892 88.10% 65.84%
Children/Parents ADULT 45,221 11.90% 8.89%
OTHER CHILD 517 6.31% 0.10%
OTHER ADULT 7,675 93.69% 1.51%
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 508,638 Adults 161,681 (32%)
Children 346,957 (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 57,323 44,386
Prime Advantage     8,476
UniCare 45,697 17,780 6,450

Area totals      

103,020 62,166 14,926
SoonerCare Plus Total 180,112
SoonerCare Choice Total 153,648
SoonerCare Total 333,760
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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 60,240 24,649
American Indian 49,222 14,412
Asian or Pacific Islander 3,150 1,682
Caucasian 200,678 116,129
Hispanic 33,667 4,809
Data was compiled on 10/15/2003.  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 10/15/2003.

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