(a) A hospital must meet the conditions of this subpart to receive payment under the prospective payment systems for inpatient hospital services furnished to Medicare beneficiaries.
(b) If a hospital fails to comply fully with these conditions with respect to inpatient hospital services furnished to one or more Medicare beneficiaries, CMS may, as appropriate -
(1) Withhold Medicare payment (in full or in part) to the hospital until the hospital provides adequate assurances of compliance; or
(2) Terminate the hospital's provider agreement.
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