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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 10,431 9.30% 2.23%
Aged/Blind/Disabled ADULT 101,696 90.70% 21.70%
Medically Needy CHILD 388 19.33% 0.08%
Medically Needy ADULT 1,619 80.67% 0.35%
TANF/AFDC CHILD 304,352 87.57% 64.95%
TANF/AFDC ADULT 43,211 12.43% 9.22%
OTHER CHILD 33 0.48% 0.01%
OTHER ADULT 6,871 99.52% 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 468,601 Adults 153,397 (33%)
Children 315,204 (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 21,425
Heartland 57,402 45,865
Prime Advantage 8,752
UniCare 18,998 10,727 5,916
Area totals 97,825 56,592 14,668
SoonerCare Pus Total 169,085
SoonerCare Choice Total 137,828
SoonerCareTotal 306,913
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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 56,973 23,614
American Indian 44,556 13,670
Asian or Pacific Islander 2,546 1,582
Caucasian 183,675 110,168
Hispanic 27,454 4,363
Data was compiled on 9/09/2002.  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 9/09/2002.

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