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Decision #
2002D08
Case #
97-1048
Provider #
42-0030
Issue
1. Was the decision of the Health Care Financing Administration ('HCFA'), pursuant to its HCFA Pub. 15-1 Section 2534.5, to refuse to grant an exception for that portion of the Provider's per diem costs which exceed the Routine Cost Limit ('RCL'), but which do not exceed 112 percent of the total peer group mean cost, arbitrary, capricious, an abuse of discretion or not in accordance with law?; 2. Was the Intermediary's adjustment reclassifying the Provider's costs from direct to indirect cost centers arbitrary, capricious, an abuse of discretion or not in accordance with law?; 3. Was the Intermediary's application of the low occupancy adjustment in HCFA Transmittal No. 378, HCFA Pub. 15-1 Section 2534.5.A, arbitrary, capricious, an abuse of discretion or not in accordance with law?
Case Name
Colleton Regional Hospital - Skilled Nursing Facility; Waterboro, SC
Decision Date
02/21/2002
Fiscal Year End
12/31/1993