Atlantic ACO announce new accountable care agreement Aetna and Atlantic Accountable Care Business.

Aetna, Atlantic ACO announce new accountable care agreement Aetna and Atlantic Accountable Care Business , a partner of Atlantic Health Program, today announced a new accountable care agreement that will improve the delivery and coordination of patient care. Atlantic ACO will deliver an improved patient experience for a lot more than 28,000 Aetna people in Morris, Sussex, Union, Somerset, Warren and Passaic counties. Atlantic ACO is a group of health care providers who coordinate treatment and so are accountable for cost, quality and patient satisfaction for medical care they provide.‘Our study displays there is still a whole lot of room for improvement in how we treat acute lung injury in the ICU,’ says Needham, who points out that one of the biggest barriers to repairing the problem is too little understanding of the best options for having ICU staff quickly recognize acute lung injury and modification their traditional practice to adopt lung-protecting ventilation. Another barrier is miscalculating the right tidal volume setting, as the formula is based on predicted body weight of actual body weight instead.