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Please review the patient situations below and explain which one of these insurance plans each patient is

most likely enrolled in and why:


·        Medicare

·        Medicaid

·        Commercial Insurance

·        TRICARE

·        Worker's Compensation



Patient Situation and Probable Insurer

Patient Probable Insurer

1. 72-year-old male with diabetes 1.


2. A 45-year-old female with end stage renal disease (ESRD) 2.


3. A newborn born to mother on Medicaid 3.


4. A 24-year-old female who works at Metro Hospital who was admitted for delivery 4.


5. A 33-year-old single mother who makes $8,000.00 per year 5.


6. A 26-year-old construction worker who fell off a ladder and broke his arm at work 6.


7. A 54-year-old male with urticaria; his wife is military 7.

8. A 64-year-old female with clinical depression; her husband is a coal miner 8.



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This patient is most likely on Medicare since he is over 65 years old. This patient is most likely on Medicare since she has... View the full answer

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