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.