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Decision #
Case #
02-0328; 03-0383; 04-0283; 05-1327
Provider #
1. Whether the Intermediary improperly disallowed direct graduate medical education (DGME) and indirect medical education (IME) payments with respect to discharge of Medicare beneficiaries who were enrolled in the Medicare + Choice or other Medicare risk plans in fiscal years ending December 31, 1998, 1999, 2000 and 2001.; 2. Whether the Intermediary improperly disallowed residents' time spent in non-provider settings within the scope of the Provider's approved medical residency training programs from the Provider's full-time equivalent resident counts for DGME and IME purposes.
Case Name
Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital, Santa Barbara, CA
Decision Date
Fiscal Year End
12/31/1998- 12/31/2001