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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 10,635 9.38% 2.21%
Aged/Blind/Disabled ADULT 102,731 90.62% 21.31%
Medically Needy CHILD 434 22.57% 0.09%
Medically Needy ADULT 1,489 77.43% 0.31%
TANF/AFDC CHILD 315,685 87.75% 65.48%
TANF/AFDC ADULT 44,071 12.25% 9.14%
OTHER CHILD 29 0.41% 0.01%
OTHER ADULT 7,068 99.59% 1.47%
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-DDSD Supported Living and TB patients.
CHILD is defined as an individual under the age of twenty one (21).
Total Clients 482,142 Adults 155,359 (32%)
Children 326,783 (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
CommunityCare 22,370
Heartland 58,203 45,523
Prime Advantage     9,008
UniCare 20,149 12,496 6,082
Area totals 100,722 58,019 15,090
SoonerCare Pus Total 173,831
SoonerCare Choice Total 142,110
SoonerCareTotal 315,941
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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 58,556 23,972
American Indian 46,448 13,787
Asian or Pacific Islander 2,658 1,591
Caucasian 190,127 111,584
Hispanic 28,994 4,425
Data was compiled on 11/12/2002.  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 11/12/2002.

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