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APRIL 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 10,595 9.47% 2.20%
Aged/Blind/Disabled ADULT 101,283 90.53% 21.08%
Medically Needy CHILD 356 18.04% 0.07%
Medically Needy ADULT 1,617 81.96% 0.34%
TANF/AFDC CHILD 316,593 87.97% 65.89%
TANF/AFDC ADULT 43,312 12.03% 9.01%
OTHER CHILD 37 0.55% 0.01%
OTHER ADULT 6,728 99.45% 1.40%

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 480,521 Adults 152,940 (32%)


New Certifications* 17,105 Adults 5,462


* 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 22,015  
Heartland 61,732 51,845   
Prime Advantage     9,459
UniCare 19,428  9,405 6,254
Area totals      103,175 61,250 15,713
SoonerCare Plus Total  180,138
SoonerCare Choice Total 152,327
SoonerCare Total 332,465
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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 58,692 23,542
American Indian 46,744 13,730
Asian or Pacific Islander 2,530 1,532
Caucasian 191,504 109,781
Hispanic 28,111 4,355

Data was compiled on 5/13/2002.  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 5/13/2002.

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