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MARCH 2002 



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 9,950 8.93% 2.09%
Aged/Blind/Disabled ADULT 101,448 91.07% 21.29%
Medically Needy CHILD 328 18.04% 0.07%
Medically Needy ADULT 1,490 81.96% 0.31%
TANF/AFDC CHILD 311,186 87.28% 65.30%
TANF/AFDC ADULT 45,361 12.72% 9.52%
OTHER CHILD 33 0.49% 0.01%
OTHER ADULT 6,717 99.51% 1.41%

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-Voc Rehab-DDSD Supported Living and TB patients.

CHILD is defined as an individual under the age of twenty one (21).

Total Clients 476,513 Adults 155,016 (33%)


New Certifications* 14,571 Adults 4,680


* Current clients that did not have eligibility in the last 6 months
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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 22,069  
Heartland 61,908 52,129   
Prime Advantage     9,638
UniCare 19,275  8,897 6,378
Area totals      103,252 61,026 16,016
SoonerCare Plus Total  180,294
SoonerCare Choice Total 151,754
SoonerCare Total 332,048
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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 57,664 23,967
American Indian 45,941 13,972
Asian or Pacific Islander 2,477 1,547
Caucasian 188,035 111,077
Hispanic 27,380 4,453

Data was compiled on 4/12/2002.  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 4/12/2002.

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