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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 10,325 9.25% 2.23%
Aged/Blind/Disabled ADULT 101,249 90.75% 21.89%
Medically Needy CHILD 234 17.03% 0.05%
Medically Needy ADULT 1,140 82.97% 0.25%
Children/Parents CHILD 300,633 87.77% 65.00%
Children/Parents ADULT 41,875 12.23% 9.05%
OTHER CHILD 23 0.32% 0.00%
OTHER ADULT 7,054 99.68% 1.53%
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-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 462,533 Adults 151,318 (33%)
Children 311,215 (67%)
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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 23,307
Heartland 60,327 47,626
Prime Advantage     9,182
UniCare 21,482 13,414 6,308
Area totals 105,116 61,040 15,490
SoonerCare Pus Total 181,646
SoonerCare Choice Total 151,481
SoonerCareTotal 333,127
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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 55,996 23,267
American Indian 43,889 13,332
Asian or Pacific Islander 2,569 1,555
Caucasian 180,917 108,947
Hispanic 27,844 4,217
Data was compiled on 01/16/2003.  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 01/16/2003.

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