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MAY 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 10,610 9.47% 2.21%
Aged/Blind/Disabled ADULT 101,395 90.53% 21.14%
Medically Needy CHILD 349 17.89% 0.07%
Medically Needy ADULT 1,602 82.11% 0.33%
TANF/AFDC CHILD 315,832 88.01% 65.86%
TANF/AFDC ADULT 43,047 11.99% 8.98%
OTHER CHILD 38 0.54% 0.01%
OTHER ADULT 6,688 99.44% 1.39%

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 479,561 Adults 152,732 (32%)


New Certifications* 12,858 Adults 4,125


* 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 22,387  
Heartland 61,799 51,894   
Prime Advantage     9,390
UniCare 19,718  9,997 6,237
Area totals      103,904 61,891 15,627
SoonerCare Plus Total  181,422
SoonerCare Choice Total 154,143
SoonerCare Total 335,565
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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 58,650 23,561
American Indian 46,694 13,731
Asian or Pacific Islander 2,558 1,558
Caucasian 190,839 109,630
Hispanic 28,088 4,252

Data was compiled on 6/10/2002.  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 6/10/2002.

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