Jack O'Brien is the Content Team Lead and Finance Editor at HealthLeaders, an HCPro brand.
The survey also found that healthcare organization portfolio risk declined following the volatility of Q1 2020.
If confirmed, Becerra will replace outgoing HHS Secretary Alex Azar, who has held the post since early 2018.
The decision comes weeks after Sanford's longtime CEO Kelby Krabbenhoft resigned from his position.
While some elements of the project have been hampered by the effects of the pandemic, MemorialCare's CFO tells HealthLeaders that she remains optimistic about their AI partnership with Olive.
UHS added that the ACOs run by its subsidiary Prominence Health Plan earned $40 million for 3,000 participating physicians last year.
The report was released a week after another eHealth survey found that most ACA enrollees consider the coverage cost too expensive.
The Medicare physician fee schedule final rule was released less than two weeks after the Trump administration announced changes to the Physician Self-Referral Law, also known as "Stark Law."
The ratings agency attributed the outlook change to "improving business conditions" over the next 12 to 18 months.
Healthfirst CEO Pat Wang discussed the move towards value-based care, as well as how payers and providers can improve their working relationship.
Hospitals experienced the eighth consecutive month of shrinking volumes, according to Kaufman Hall.