1. Was the Intermediary's adjustment reclassifying physcian salaries for medical education from interns and residents to the
administrative and general cost center proper?; 2. Was the Intermediary's adjustment disallowing 50 percent of the Chicago
Medical School ("CMS") faculty salaries related to teaching of undergraduate medical students proper?; 3. Was the Intermediary's
adjustment reclassifying the salary of a fellow from interns and residents to the adults and pediatric cost center proper?;
4. Was the Intermediary's adjustment of the weighted average full-time equivalence of the interns and residents proper?; 5.
Was the Provider's request for Hill Burton 3 percent interest subsidy in total allowable costs proper?; 6. Was the Intermediary's
failure to include expenses related to graduate medical education ("GME") which was not filed on the Medicare cost report
proper?; 7. Should the laundry and linen statistic be adjusted to include laundry processed for residents?; 8. Should the
meals served statistic be adjusted to include meals consumed by residents in the GME base period?; 9. Should the square footage
statistic be adjusted to include residents sleeping and conference rooms?
St. Mary's of Nazareth Hospital Center, Chicago IL