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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 10,634 9.37% 2.20%
Aged/Blind/Disabled ADULT 102,856 90.63% 21.32%
Medically Needy CHILD 298 18.10% 0.06%
Medically Needy ADULT 1,348 81.90% 0.28%
TANF/AFDC CHILD 316,141 87.76% 65.52%
TANF/AFDC ADULT 44,091 12.24% 9.14%
OTHER CHILD 24 0.34% 0.00%
OTHER ADULT 7,117 99.66% 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 482,509 Adults 155,412 (32%)
Children 327,097 (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 23,031
Heartland 59,592 47,132
Prime Advantage     9,046
UniCare 21,001 13,048 6,195
Area totals 103,624 60,180 15,241
SoonerCare Pus Total 179,045
SoonerCare Choice Total 148,814
SoonerCareTotal 327,859
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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 58,688 23,988
American Indian 46,442 13,783
Asian or Pacific Islander 2,665 1,588
Caucasian 190,049 111,623
Hispanic 29,273 4,430
Data was compiled on 12/11/2002.  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 12/11/2002.

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