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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 10,648 9.40% 2.21%
Aged/Blind/Disabled ADULT 102,580 90.60% 21.29%
Medically Needy CHILD 456 18.83% 0.09%
Medically Needy ADULT 1,966 81.17% 0.41%
TANF/AFDC CHILD 314,814 87.68% 65.35%
TANF/AFDC ADULT 44,216 12.32% 9.18%
OTHER CHILD 31 0.44% 0.01%
OTHER ADULT 7,028 99.56% 1.46%
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 481,739 Adults 155,790 (32%)
Children 325,949 (68%)
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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 21,962
Heartland 57,908 45,677
Prime Advantage     8,921
UniCare 19,742 11,623 5,989
Area totals 99,612 57,300 14,910
SoonerCare Pus Total 171,822
SoonerCare Choice Total 139,009
SoonerCareTotal 310,831
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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 58,423 24,004
American Indian 46,355 13,873
Asian or Pacific Islander 2,649 1,594
Caucasian 190,029 111,891
Hispanic 28,493 4,428
Data was compiled on 10/14/2002.  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 10/14/2002.

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